Zerbo Barbera Piemonte DOC 2019
Ageing; Stainless steel tanks
Structure; Medium to full bodied.
Food pairing ideas; Rich Tomato based dishes. Game, braised boar or pork.
Description; A dry red with ripe summer fruit, plum and raspberry on the nose with a touch of tomato leaf followed by rich fruit, spice and gentle tannins.
Producer profile; Quality, personality and great wines. This is the ethos of the Il Rocchin and the Zerbo family, the founders of the estate. Bruno along with his sons, have always put the territory at the center of there endeavours with the aim of championing the history and culuture related to both their grapes and the region. The estate extends over 100 hectares, 44 of those are planted with vines dedicated to Barbera and Gavi. The latter, also known as "Cortese di Gavi", is of historical importance and is named for the city where it shows its best characteristics grown in the local soil.