Azienda Giribaldi - Barbaresco 2016 - Red
Barabresco from Giribaldi is made from 100% Nebbiolo grapes of the Michet clone. The grapes are grown in Neive at a height of 350 meters above the sea, in southern direction. 5100 vines are grown per hectare of land and trained according to the Guyot method.
- Country : Italy
- Region : Piedmont
- Grape variety : Nebbiolo
- Classification : DOCG Barbaresco
- Awards : 3 stars I vini di Veronelli
- Color : Red
- Vintage : 2016
- Alcohol degree : 14 %
- Storage potential : 10 years
- Volume : 75 cl
Presentation of the vineyard
Azienda Mario Giribaldi was founded in the early 1900s and it's now the 3rd generation running the family business. Respect for tradition and pride of today representing what the previous generations have created, are the values ??that lie at the winery near the heart. The establishment is located in the heart of the Langhe region in Piedmont. The farming is ecologically active since 1998 and covers areas in several municipalities; Diano d'Alba, Montelupo Albese, La Morra, Alba and Novello. The vineyards are mixed with hazelnut crops along the road from Alba towards Rodello at 500 meters altitude. The winery produce most of Piedmont's typical types of wines - both red and white - with Barolo and Barbaresco representing the most premium wines. The wines of Mario Giribaldi are regularly praised in international wine guides.
A ruby red medium-intense color with pomegranate hues. A floral nose with elements of wild roses, raspberry and cinnamon. A dry taste with well-balanced tannins and complex aromas of vanilla, leather, tobacco and green tea leaves. An elegant Barbaresco to pair with red meat, game or with the cheese tray.