Ca' Orologio - "Lunisole" Barbera del Veneto 2019 750ml (14.5% ABV)

Ca' Orologio - "Lunisole" Barbera del Veneto 2019 750ml (14.5% ABV)

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From a single (less than one hectare!) site: the "Castello hill" of Baone, which has 48 year old vines at 156-185m elevation planted in volcanic soil of the Euganean hills. 

Full bodied, ripe nose of plums and cherries, well integrated spice, grippy tannins. Decanting recommended.

region: veneto, italy

varietal: barbera

style: red

farming & cellar:  Certified organic, practicing biodynamic. The grapes are destemmed and partially crushed, then fermented in an oak barrel-shaped vat. Fermentation is spontaneous, without added yeast, and maceration lasts about 18 days. Malolactic fermentation takes place in the barriques. Matured 18 months in 3000L oak barrels and then 6 months in bottle before release, unfiltered, minimal added so2.

pairing: grilled or braised meats with polenta