Red

2010 Sottimano Barbera d'Alba Pairolero

Barbera

  • Italy
  • Piedmont
  • Alba
  • Barbera d'Alba
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Community Tasting Notes 27

  • BuzzzzOff Likes this wine: (89 points)

    March 27, 2016 - Easter Sunday Italian...pleasant!

  • Momus99 wrote: (89 points)

    March 9, 2016 - The fourth of six bottles, and I seem to like this more each time. Not overly complex, but paired beautifully with Eleni's Pasta sauce, perhaps in part due to the high acidity.

  • David_T wrote: (90 points)

    February 10, 2016 - Pleasant with dark fruits, dried herbs/flowers, a bit big at 14.5% but balanced by integrated medium acidity/tannins.

  • easttide Likes this wine: (89 points)

    January 4, 2016 - Enjoyable with pasta and gravy, or alone. Not as enjoyable while watching the Patriots lose to the Dolphins.

  • Outplaying wrote:

    October 23, 2015 - Lush dark fruits, verging on raisin. Some charred notes, good acidity. Modern styled. Solid.

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    Piedmont Beyond Barolo and Barbaresco (Oct 2013) (link)

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  • By Jancis Robinson, MW
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type Red
  • Producer Sottimano
  • Varietal Barbera
  • Designation Pairolero
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Alba
  • Appellation Barbera d'Alba
  • UPC Code 8032771621292

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 101 (43%)
  • Consumed 134 (57%)

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