Pio Cesare Barbaresco 2013
Pio Cesare Barbaresco
The Pio Cesare winery was founded in 1881 and today it is the only one that remains in operation in Alba, the capital of the Langhe. This historic winery, and the figure of Pio Cesare in particular, is credited with having been one of the first, back in the second half of the 19th century, to recognize the great potential of wines from this region, with which Barolo and Barbaresco on top of them all.
Alcoholic degree: 14% Vol.
Service temperature: 16 ºC and 18 ºC
Pio's Barbaresco has quiet class and grace with an elegant body. It is a brilliant ruby-colored garnet with light tones. The aroma is intense and fragrant, with a hint of violets, cinnamon and vanilla. The palate is dry, full and vigorous, with hints of peach. The wine has a quiet yet elegant power.