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La Spinetta 'Ca' di Pian' Barbera d'Asti, Piedmont Italy
91 Points

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Vintage: 2012
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -090704
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WineScores' Review

Energetic, congenial, approachable.
Made entirely of Barbera, this energetic and congenial version is delightful. It presents a nose of dried rose petals and cherries, sweet spices and botanicals with vanilla and mocha. It is fresh, shows expressive fruit, a supple weight and long juicy finish with cocoa tannins. A fabulously approachable wine that isn't lacking structure and balance.

Recommended Pairings
Good First Impressions, Italian Food, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2017-06-07 15:30:20.0


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