This ruby hued 2009 Barbera has a bouquet full of fresh fruit.Â Soft but with a nice structure which allows the acidic tones Barbera is known for to display on the palate.Â Packed with dried dark cherry at the front palate with a deep, earthy complexity and lingering finish.
Ready to drink now, or lay down for no more than four years.Â Great with meaty fish and lamb.
Â Appellation:Â Shenandoah Valley, CA
Harvest Date: Sept. 8, 2009
Barrel Aging:Â 12 months
Bottling Date:Â Jan. 10, 2011
Release Date:Â April 8, 2011
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