Grown on a chalky soil at a 500m altitude this red wine is well structured with a complex nose of ripe red berries and stewed fruits with spicy and toasted aromas . An full flavour with great fruit and lovely aromatic complexity.
A rich and sweet but not cloying dessert wine. This is effectively a blend of Oloroso and Pedro Ximenez Sherries, with an average Solera age of about 8 years.
Michele Chiarlo sources grapes from strictly selected Barbera vineyards with excellent exposure to produce a superb, balanced wine. The choice vineyards are in the southern area of Asti province, especially the hills around Nizza Monferrato
Deep and Noble, show the elegance of a true Rioja. Intense aromas of 30 months in Oak, its silkiness and intense mature fruit praise your palate. Great with lamb, fish and smoked cured cheeses.
" Lovely nose of citrus, blackberries, cinnamon and raspberry cheesecake. The palate is lithe,compact and focused yet shows real depth with vibrant acidity, structured tannins and a long finish" James Suckling 93 pt