Fattoria dei Barbi is renowned for producing impeccably structured wines, in the tradition of the region.
Additional tasting notes
Color : intense red with brilliant reflections, which turns ocher with age.
Nose : complex and delicate, with exquisite notes of ripe black fruit, creme de cassis and a touch of mint. A finely perfumed wood wit just a slight touch of spices and Tobacco.
Mouth : delicate and precise, it opens with a subtle fruity spice, supported by a juicy and clean base. The finish is smooth and stretches with delicacy, with fine tannins and well integrated.
Alcohol level : 14.0%
Winemaking : 4 years of ageing, including at least 2 in oak barrels.
Food pairing : Grilled rib of beef, Osso bucco à la milanaise, roast rack of lamb, pan-fried foie gras, medium-bodied cheeses
Aging potential : 15 Years and >
Tuscany has a long and rich history of wine-growing. The Etruscans took the cultivation of vines to unprecedented levels of perfection that was warmly appreciated by the Romans and, later on, the nobility in Florence, for which quality was ...More infos
The Fattoria dei Barbi extends over 306 hectares (95 of which are planted with vines) between Montalcino and Scansano in Tuscany. Stefano Cinelli Colombini, heir of the ancient Sienese lineage present in Montalcino since 1352, now manages ...More infos