Grape Variety: Barbera.

Origin: San Damiano d’Asti.

Soil Type: Calcareous, chalky soils

Harvest: Hand-picked grapes, typically in early October, depending on the year

Winemaking: Stainless Steel Tank Fermentation for 10 to 15 days with the temperature controlled to 26-28° C (78-82 F)

Appearance & Color: Medium ruby

Nose: Fragrant red fruits & berries

Flavor: Red fruits with crisp acidity when young. Fairly full-bodied.

Alcohol: Typically 12.5% to 13.5%

Food pairings: First courses, salumi, pastas, red or white meats and even tomato-sauced seafood.

Serving temperature: 18-20° C (64-68 F)