Wine Gemma, "Bricco Angelini" Barbera d'Alba DOC
Reviews of purchase Gemma, "Bricco Angelini" Barbera d'Alba DOC
The wine has an intense ruby red color with age acquiring garnet hues.
The taste of wine is full bodied, enveloping, with hints of spice and soft tannins.
The flavor of wine can be traced rich shades of cherry and plum.
The wine goes well with meat dishes and mature cheeses, casseroles and stews.
"Bricco Angelini" Barbera d'Alba - noble red wine from the grape varieties Barbera. This grade is the third in terms of cultivation in Italy. It gives the wine a surprisingly deep color, with soft tannins and good acidity. Homeland Barbera varieties are considered hills of Monferrato, Piedmont. In ancient wineries in Italy there are vines of this variety more than 100 years of age.
For the production of wine "Bricco Angelini" Barbera d'Alba ripe berries are harvested 8-12 October, after which they are pressed and the resulting must is fermented for 10 days. Maturing wine in oak barrels lasts 9 months. The resulting drink is characterized by a rich flavor with expressive spicy undertones and a fruity aroma. It is recommended to be served with roasted meat and mature cheeses, as well as casseroles and stews.
Gemma winery dates back to 1978. Its founder and owner Silvano Piacentini opened a new winery in the commune of Serralunga d'Alba in the old winery, which formerly belonged to the Marquis Falletti, close to the medieval castle. Piacentini restored ancient cellar and has equipped them with modern equipment. Winery Gemma is developing dynamically, and with the advent of the new millennium, there was a need to expand. In 2012, the opening of the new building of the winery, in which the complete wine production cycle - from fermentation to bottling the finished product.
Gemma Company owns 25 hectares of vineyards situated in the Langhe region. 65% of its territory is occupied by varieties Nebbiolo vines. Currently, a management company launched the second generation of family Piacentini. The son of Silvano - Luigi - took over the marketing and business side of matters of business.