Barbaresco is one of the most iconic Italian wines. Cascina Riveri is produced in the foggy, rolling hills of the Langhe in northwest Italy, it is a powerful, yet elegant wine that is a beautiful expression of the grape characteristics and the terroir.
Grape Variety: 100% Nebbiolo
Age of the Vines: 40 years
AGING: 18 months in wood, 80% in Slavonian Oak casks, and 20% French Oak casks
Color: Ruby red with orange highlights
NOSE: a bouquet of roses, violets, and small undergrowth fruits with spicy notes of pepper and vanilla
PALATE: elegant and austere flavor with a pleasant tannic persistence. The silky and long aftertaste reminds raspberry jam