Damilano Barbera d'Asti 2021
|Region||Italy, Piedmont, Barbera d'Asti|
Intense purple red in color, the bouquet is fruity with light spicy notes. On the palate, hints of of currant, violet, and cherry with a touch of vanilla, with a long persistent finish. Pairs well with first courses, red meats and aged cheeses.
Sleek and elegant, this linear and bracing version is pure and refined, boasting rose, cherry, raspberry and iron flavors, with fine harmony and a long, fruit-stained finish. Drink now through 2028. 5,800 cases made, 3,000 cases imported.—B.S.