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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Elio Altare

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Langhe

Grape Variety:

Barbera

Barbera, Larigi Langhe, 2009

6x75cl £265.00

1 case, 4 bottles £44.17 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

An excellent mix of refinement and outright seduction, this offers glycerol-rich, svelte fruit flavours of small liqueur-soaked red berries; incredibly round and alluring with tell-tale Barbera touches of salt and redcurrant. A very sophisticated but curvaceous Barbera that gives immediate pleasure but has the depth of flavour to suggest great ageing potential. From a wonderful parcel of 60-year-old Barbera vines, aged in 100% new oak barrels, bottled at the same time as the 2008 Barolos.

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