La Spinetta

Cà di Pian Barbera d'Asti

8.945 ratings
8.93 pro ratings
Asti, Piedmont, Italy
Barbera
Top Notes For
Al Shikoh

Dark violet in color color. Aromas of blackberry, black cherry, leather, violets, and vanilla. Juicy dark fruit on the palate with good acidity, fine grained tannin, and 14% alcohol. Aged 12 months in French oak barrels. Paired well with lasagna. $25.

Dark violet in color color. Aromas of blackberry, black cherry, leather, violets, and vanilla. Juicy dark fruit on the palate with good acidity, fine grained tannin, and 14% alcohol. Aged 12 months in French oak barrels. Paired well with lasagna. $25.

Jul 26th, 2018
Al Shikoh

Piedmont wine tasting: dark ruby • dried black cherries, strawberry, anise, herbs • high acidity, very prominent oak tannins, 14% ABV • made from sustainably farmed 100% Barbera aged in party new French oak barrels for 12 months

Piedmont wine tasting: dark ruby • dried black cherries, strawberry, anise, herbs • high acidity, very prominent oak tannins, 14% ABV • made from sustainably farmed 100% Barbera aged in party new French oak barrels for 12 months

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David W Henion

2014

Apr 20th, 2019
Stephen Osgood

If you don’t mind barrique 😁.

If you don’t mind barrique 😁.

Jan 25th, 2019
Samuli Jokipaltio

Bright berry, strong backbone. Not Braida, but a very good Barbera. Spinetta just cannot make a bad wine :-)

Bright berry, strong backbone. Not Braida, but a very good Barbera. Spinetta just cannot make a bad wine :-)

Aug 3rd, 2018
Frank Soldano

Deep rich color with excellent clarity. Thick long lasting legs. Nose rich with fruit and oak. Big flavors, tart berry, oak and cassis. Slightly tannic finish.

Deep rich color with excellent clarity. Thick long lasting legs. Nose rich with fruit and oak. Big flavors, tart berry, oak and cassis. Slightly tannic finish.

Jul 20th, 2018
Pooneet Kant

Solid value from a good producer.

Solid value from a good producer.

Jul 12th, 2018
Justin

Just SOLID.

Just SOLID.

Apr 1st, 2018
Devin Bostick

Very clean, blueberry, dark purple, good acid, medium body

Very clean, blueberry, dark purple, good acid, medium body

Mar 25th, 2018
Dean de la Peña

Dope

Oct 29th, 2017