Sunday, May 13, 2012

Ducal di Aleramo Barbera d'Asti DOCG Superiore 2009 86+ Points

Clear, day bright ruby cherry red with cerise like pale rim, medium concentration and medium viscosity.

Clean, medium plus intensity, dark ripe cherries, plums, fragrant lifted almonds / apricots pips, violets, earthy, delicate oaking, probably old neutral barrels.

Dry with high acidity, fresh and delicate cherries, savory, earthy, medium minus tannins, medium lenght and medium complexity.
Now until 2018

Bottle purchase at Checkers Century City, Cape Town, less than R 100! Good buy, food friendly, utterly different, surprise your friends with home dinner parties, especially if it's Italian theme!