2017 Cascina Luisin ‘Maggiur’ Barbera d’Alba
Barbera d'alba, Piedmont, Italy
The 2017 Cascina Luisin Barbera d’Alba from the Minuto family, of which Cascina Luisin’s current proprietor Roberto Minuto is the eighth generation, have been producing and selling their own wines since the 1860s.
“Nicely aged, well built barbera – 14% alc, ripe red fruit, cherry, cranberry, blackberry, plum. Some oak, dark chocolate, vanilla, but not too much. Good acidity, pairs well with beef.” – GCth