Fontanafredda Raimonda Barbera D'alba 2012, Docg

Barbera Barbera
Piedmont, Italy

$16.95 (23135)

  • None
     
  • Drink Now Or Cellar
  • 8585

85 pts
7
October 11, 2014

Critic Reviews (7)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A medium bodied barbera with lots of juicy goodness but also a little edgy, astringent and acidic in nature. Tannins...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Meaty, peppery, saddle leather, lees, soupy prune, liquorice and black cherry aromas. Dry, fresh, light, somewhat...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
Marc Chapleau
Marc Chapleau

A fruity barbera, as they say, also plump (although it is medium-bodied) and the typical acidity of the grape. The...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a firm, tart-edged barbera (not uncommon) with a very lifted, rather meaty, earthy and slightly funky nose...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A simple, juicy-fruity, appealing cherry-scented example of barbera, with crisp acids and some more candied cherry...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Soweet fruit but not because of sugar, rather this has some great ripeness. Acidity is there as well. Not quite sure...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (1)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
Nadia  Fournier
Nadia Fournier

Price earned enough for a fruity wine, nervous and harmonious. Good example of barbera current. August 2015

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)