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2018 Barbera d'Alba Superiore, Monchiero

2018 Barbera d'Alba Superiore, Monchiero

2018 Barbera d'Alba Superiore, Monchiero

BOTTLE (75CL)
£14.95
£14.95 per bottle
CASE OF 12 BOTTLES
£179.40
£14.95 per bottle
Product Code: 33180101
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PRODUCT REVIEWS

Ripe and luscious and packed with morello cherry and blackberry fruit. We’re particularly taken by its warm spice-laden palate and touches of roasted coffee and dark chocolate. Barbera has a natural freshness to it, which makes it a very versatile and food-friendly choice, with acidity to cut through the creamiest of sauces as well as tomato-based dishes.

Grape: /Barbera
Region: /Piedmont
Country: /Italy
ABV: /14%
Unit: /Bottle (75cl)

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Producer Information - Monchiero

In Castiglione Falleto, in the heart of the Barolo region, the Monchiero family established their wine business in the 1950s, initially only selling their grapes, but by the 1970s making their own wine.

Vittorio Monchiero has been at the helm since the 1980s, whilst his son Luca has recently joined the business.

Grape Variety - Barbera

This red variety is one of Italy's most planted, but, sadly, falls under many people's radar. Its home is in the north Italian region of Piedmont, in particular the vineyards surrounding the villages of Asti and Alba.

Producers enjoy the vigour of the variety and its resultant high yields, even in years when weather conditions are testing. This volume, however, does not make it a variety that produces wine without character. Traditionally the wines are easy drinking with a ripe, smokey, cherry and autumnal berry aroma and fresh acidity on the palate, but of late we have seen an influx of far more serious wines. Full bodied, dense and ageworthy Barbera is not uncommon these days.

Few varieties produce a wine more suited to simple grilled meats, barbecues and dishes with rich Italian tomato sauces.

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Smaller orders are subject to a £7.95 charge

90% of orders are delivered within 48 hours.

Current Delivery Service

Please allow up to 3 to 4 working days for delivery. However, 90% of orders are delivered within 48 hours. Deliveries take place between 8am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

You won’t need to come into contact with our couriers, as they will deliver your selection to an agreed safe place, without requesting a signature. Please add your delivery instructions at the checkout when placing your order.

*Under bond/En Primeur Orders - Please note, the £150 threshold does not apply to this type of order and delivery charges will be applicable at the time of withdrawal from bond.

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Please note, delivery to these areas can take up to 5 to 7 working days.

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Packaging

Where possible, we will use the existing packaging the wine is shipped to us in from the producer. If we feel this is unfit, we will re-pack in a Mr.Wheeler branded, recyclable cardboard carton.

Convenient Delivery

Inevitably there will be the occasional breakage upon transit. If your wine doesn’t arrive in perfect condition, please contact our sales team on 01206 713560 or [email protected] and we will be very happy to arrange a suitable solution or straight replacement.

We are able to deliver to most countries worldwide. Please contact the sales team on 01206 713560 or email [email protected] to obtain a quote.

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if you don’t like any bottle, for whatever reason, please let us know and we will replace the wine or refund you. Faulty or unenjoyable bottles of any description, reported within a reasonable time after purchase, will be refunded without question or delay. Please contact our sales team on 01206 713560 or by [email protected] if you are not entirely happy with your purchase.

 
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