Fenocchio Barbera d'Alba Superiore Bussia
Azienda Agricola Giacomo Fenocchio
Italy - Piemonte - Barbera d'Alba DOC

The color is a deep ruby red with garnet reflections. It has a rather intense bouquet, with scents typical of the vine and a full bodied and dry flavor, with a distinct and pleasing acidity. It becomes mature with aging, acquiring a full and balanced flavor.

Parcel is 2.5 hectares (6.2 acres) planted at 300 meters above sea level. 

Barbera d'Alba DOC
Wine Type
100% Barbera
Age of vines
Average 30 years
Soil type
Elveziano with clayey sediments blue marl and tuff
Vinification : Traditional method of fermentation of the grapes in contact with the skins, without added yeasts, for around 10 days in stainless steel tanks.
Ageing : Six months in stainless steel tanks - six months in large Slovenian oak casks, successive maturation in the bottle.
1,666 (9-liter cases)

It pairs well with red and white meats, tagliatelle pasta and cheeses.

Producer Information: Azienda Agricola Giacomo Fenocchio

The Fenocchio estate was founded in 1864. The 12-hectare estate has been handed down for over five generations. Giacomo Fenocchio was responsible for adding vineyard land and focusing on exports, ...
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