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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Piero Busso

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barbaresco

Grape Variety:

Nebbiolo

Barbaresco, Albesani-Borgese, 2017

6x75cl £225.00

5 cases Equiv. £37.50 per bottle

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3x1.5L £265.00

5 cases Equiv. £88.34 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

The Albesani offers up beautiful, heady aromatics and velvety ripe strawberries, reinforced by firming tannins. There is a lovely crimson brightness and spiced plum character too. Already quite approachable, the Albesani bottling is routinely one of the most suave and seductive. A south west facing vineyard of 280 metres planted on sandy white limestone soils, originally planted by Pierguido's grandfather in 1948. Ageing is in 25 hl casks for 26 months.

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