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Rizzi Barbera D'alba 2017 Wine Review

Rizzi Barbera D'alba 2017

Rizzi Barbera D'alba 2017

Piedmont D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:89/100

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2021-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Rizzi

Agent: Halpern Enterprises

Natalie's Score: 89/100

From the Piedmont wine region, Rizzi 2017 Barbera D'alba is a medium-bodied Barbera sourced from vines growing in white marl clay- calcareous and sandy soils. Grapes were hand-harvested and fermented in controlled-temperature stainless-steel tanks and aged in large oak casks, stainless-steel tank and concrete eggs. Vibrant and juicy on the nose with bright cherry, rose petals, plum, anise, cinnamon and ginger spice flavours. Finishes long and creamy on the palate. Pour with charcuterie and mature creamy cheeses.

Barbera D'alba food pairings: steaks from the grill, sausages, roast game birds.

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This Rizzi Barbera D'alba 2017 was reviewed on July 23, 2021 by Natalie MacLean

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