Red

2009 Marcarini Barbera d'Alba Ciabot Camerano

Barbera

  • Italy
  • Piedmont
  • Alba
  • Barbera d'Alba
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Community Tasting Notes 7

  • Oenecnist wrote:

    June 11, 2021 - Further to my Note of Sept 4, 2018: This paired well with a rich tomato-based pasta sauce. Less grapey now, still tasty, though not delicious; better with food and no reason to wait.

  • Oenecnist wrote:

    September 4, 2018 - Bought 6b for 13/b from a local gourmet grocer seven years ago. Decanted with lighter sediment than I expected. Rich, dark color; fragrant, grapey nose; body ok but weaker than the color and nose suggested over a one-hour meal of sausage pizza. Doubt that more time will improve it, and will try again. Stored horizontally in a cool, dark basement since purchase. My evaluation: I've stopped giving scores on a "100-point scale" as I've become less convinced that they can be meaningful to others. I use a 4-category scale (perhaps with +/-)--not including flawed--which runs outstanding/notable/drinkable/poor. I considered this notable when considering quality, age, and price.

  • djarcara wrote: 88 points

    September 22, 2015 - Medium full body. Some bricking on the rim. Dark fruit flavors. A bit extracted, but good acidity. Mediums tannins. Good quality for the price.

  • Doc Argyle Likes this wine: 89 points

    January 11, 2013 - austere early, but opened up in approx. 30 minutes. Much better w/ food.

  • Ken&Kit wrote: 85 points

    November 19, 2011 - Good flavor with some acid, Dark color,

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    November/December 2011, IWC Issue #159 (link)

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  • By Richard Jennings
    12/3/2011 (link) 88 points

    (Marcarini Barbera d'Alba Ciabot Camerano) Medium ruby color; tart cranberry, very tart red fruit nose; nice, light-medium bodied, tart cranberry, very tart cherry palate; needs 4 years; medium-plus finish

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Marcarini
  • Varietal Barbera
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Ciabot Camerano
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Alba
  • Appellation Barbera d'Alba

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 26 (48%)
  • Consumed 28 (52%)

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