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9 Ratings
La Spinetta/Giorgio Rivetti Barbera d'Asti Ca' di Pian

Wine Details

Vineyard

La Spinetta

Varietal

Barbera

Style

Red

Region

PiedmontItaly

Expert Reviews
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  • International Wine Cellar
    (2005 Vintage) Good deep ruby. Blackberry, violet and bitter chocolate on the nose. Wonderfully sweet, sappy and full, with superb acidity giving life to this very rich, chocolatey wine. Sexy oak complements the wine's fruit. The quality of this wine is on the upswing, as most of Rivetti's best Asti barbera now goes into this bottling. Previously the old-vines juice went into a Superiore, but now Rivetti does a separate Superiore bottling entirely from his new vineyard, Bionzo.
  • Robert Parker
    (2006 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (2006 Vintage)