• ST: 89

    Stephen Tanzer Score

    89

    Close

04 Barbera d'Alba Torriglione R Ratti Piemonte Barbera 2008

Winemaker's Notes:

Color is intense, cardinal red with sparkling hues. Forward bouquet, with trace scents of ripe plum and an undercurrent of mixed spices. Full flavor with long persistence. It will age for six-to-ten years. A wine suited to our hearty local dishes as well as refined meat dishes and aged cheeses.

  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • + List It
  • + Critic Score

    Submit a Critic Score

    Score:

    Name of Critic:

    Close
3.43 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Renato Ratti:
Half way up the hill overlooking the main Barolo valley, along the first spurs of the neatly aligned vineyards, lies the Abbey of the Annunziata (Our Lady of the Annunciation), a priceless jewel of the 15th Century. Just as the good friars of centuries past produced wines from the grapes grown along the hollow below their abbey, a position of glory and grandeur, today, faithful to their same timeless wisdom, wines of incomparable quality are produced.
Suggested Recipe Pairing presented by
Layered Rice Pudding

RiceSelect's fragrant Jasmati® is blended with eggs, milk and fall's favorite spices, cinnamon and nutmeg, to create a delicious rice pudding, which is layered on top of fluffy cream cheese and abuttery pecan crust. Pairs well with a bold, tawny port with flavors of dried fruits, nuts, and spices.

View Recipe

External Reviews for 04 Barbera d'Alba Torriglione R Ratti Piemonte Barbera

External Review
Source: We Speak Wine
04/14/2010

ST: 89 Points


External Review
Source: The Wine Buyer
08/04/2010

Color: intense, Cardinal red with sparkling tonalities.Resolute bouquet, with trace scents of ripe plum and an undercurrent of mixed spices.Full flavor with long persistence.



All Prices

Shipping to:

Color is intense, cardinal red with sparkling hues. Forward bouquet, with trace scents of ripe plum and an undercurrent of mixed spices. Full flavor with long persistence. It will age for six-to-ten years. A wine suited to our hearty local dishes as well as refined meat dishes and aged cheeses.

Recipe Downloader

RiceSelect

Best Wine Deals

  • $33.44
    26%off
    Gary Farrell Pinot Noir Russian River Valley
    Gary Farrell Pinot Noir Russian River Valley 2011
  • $26.79
    21%off
    Pinot Blanc Trocken Weingut Markus Molitor Weingut Markus Molitor Deutschland Mosel Flasche Weißer Burgunder
    Pinot Blanc Trocken Weingut Markus Molitor Weingut Markus Molitor Deutschland Mosel Flasche Weißer Burgunder 2009
See More Deals »







Snooth Media Network