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Barbera del Monferrato Giuanin la Casaccia 2014

Editorial Review by Gregory Dal Piaz:

Very perfumed on the nose with lovely suggestions of herb stems, candied flowers, ginseng and earth accenting the black currant fruit. Elegant in the mouth with lovely balance and fine richness to the fruit, which show early signs of damson plum and wild black cherry before revealing a little touch of roasted hazelnut on the mid-palate. This leads to more floral and ginseng-like accents on the back end. The finish shows lovely purity of fruit and a bright, zesty character. Lacks just a touch of complexity but is absolutely lovely. 89pts

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Winery: La Casaccia
Varietal: Barbera
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Editorial Reviews for Barbera del Monferrato Giuanin la Casaccia

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065238,748
4.00 5
Vintage: 2010 09/10/2012

Very perfumed on the nose with lovely suggestions of herb stems, candied flowers, ginseng and earth accenting the black currant fruit. Elegant in the mouth with lovely balance and fine richness to the fruit, which show early signs of damson plum and wild black cherry before revealing a little touch of roasted hazelnut on the mid-palate. This leads to more floral and ginseng-like accents on the back end. The finish shows lovely purity of fruit and a bright, zesty character. Lacks just a touch of complexity but is absolutely lovely. 89pts


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Snooth User: Eric Guido
92549196,472
3.50 5
Vintage: 2010 08/12/2012

The nose showed alpine notes of tart red berries, herbs, wild flowers and hints of pepper. On the palate, it was smooth yet intense with focused raspberry fruit and gripping tannin which fleshed out nicely toward the back palate. The finish was medium-long with lingering acidity and tart red berries.


Snooth User: baylee9
29124292
3.50 5
Vintage: 2010 01/04/2013

Three and a half glasses



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