Bersano Mantico Barbaresco
REGION
Piedmont, Italy
VINTAGE
2011
ALCOHOL
14% Vol.
AGEING
GRAPES
100% Nebbiolo

WINE CHARACTERISTICS
A powerful and harmonious wine from the storied appellation known as the Queen of Italian wine. The hills to the East of the Tanaro River continue the multi-century long tradition of producing Nebbiolo grapes of intensity and grace for this regal wine.

PAIRS WITH
Wild Mushroom Risotto, Red Wine Braised Short Ribs with Creamy Polenta

SERVING TEMPERATURE
64 °F (18 °C)

PACKAGING
12 bottles ML750

TASTING NOTES
A crescendo of currant, dark chocolate and violet are accompanied by hints of pine needles and fig on the nose. Rich and persistent with well-integrated tannins and notes of leather, licorice and plums on the palate.




AWARDS | NEWS
• 2012 — 93 pt. Wine Enthusiat <View>
• 2011 — 92 pt. James Suckling the acclaimed wine critic — said: "I love the length and beauty to this. Mineral undertones but plenty of cedar, hazelnut and berry flavors in the finish."