Francesco Rinaldi Barbera D'Alba

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Delicious ripe red fruits of plums and cherry. Bright acidity keep the ripe fruit fresh, precise and well-poised, but still retaining a good roundness. Soft tannins and a lovely earthiness on the finish.

The traditionalist estate of Francesco Rinaldi e Figli is one of the greatest names in Piemonte. Located in the town of Barolo itself, the estate has a long and illustrious history in the region. It was founded in 1870, when Francesco Rinaldi inherited a vineyard and house in Barolo, inducing him to leave behind his work with the very large Mirafiore estate and set out on his own. His family at that time also had ties to the then greatest estate in the Barolo region, Barale-Rinaldi. Francesco was the cousin of Giuseppe Rinaldi, and together these two superb family wineries have marched down through time side by side, both upholding the unique, traditional style of Barolo that has also been championed by other great names in Piemonte, such as Bartolo Mascarello and Bruno Giacosa.

Type Red
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Appellation Barbera D'Alba DOCG
Vintage 2019
Grapes Barbera
ABV 14.5%