93/100 BARBERA D’ASTI DOCG SUPERIORE NIZZA 2012
The 2012 Barbera d’Asti Superiore Nizza has retained remarkable freshness for such a big wine. Exotic and flamboyant to the core, the 2012 races across the palate with notable intensity. Red cherry jam, pomegranate, spice, white pepper and blood orange meld together in an intense, structured Barbera that will deliver considerable pleasure in the coming years.
92/100 BARBERA D’ASTI DOCG SUPERIORE “LE ROCCHETTE” 2013
The 2013 Barbera d’Asti Superiore Le Rocchette is one of the best Barberas readers will find for the money. Dense, juicy and flavorful, the 2013 is flat-out delicious. A host of dark red cherry, raspberry jam, spice and mint notes punctuate the bold, juicy finish. Expressive aromatics add an attractive upper register.