Ezio T. Vigna del Noce Barbera d'Asti

Ezio T.

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2010
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: Italy
Region: Piedmont
Appellation: Barbera D'Asti
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Barbera
Organic: Practicing
Vineyard: Vigna del Noce is Ezio T.'s top cru. The vines were planted in 1929.
Orientation: Southwest at 250 m in elevation.
Soil: A mix of clay.
Viticulture: Guyot training.
Vinification: Traditional fermentation with natural yeast lasting 40 days.
Ratings
Publication: Vinous
Rating: 93
A big, hulking wine, the 2010 Barbera d'Asti Vigna del Noce offers up an intriguing array of smoke, game, tobacco, leather, licorice, melted road tar and dark fruit. This virile, old-school Barbera exudes depth, structure and intensity.