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Barbera d'Asti DOCG "Garitta"

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  • Barbera d'Asti DOCG named Garitta is made from 100% Barbera vines grown in calcareous soil of medium consistency with good water retention, under Mediterranean climate that features some continental characteristics especially in winter. From spring to autumn, the presence of the typical south wind called "Marin", which increases the temperature range between day and night, is very important.


    Aroma: Intense flavours of fresh red fruits, such as cherries and strawberries, floral notes of violet.

    Tasting: On the palate, the wine shows intense fruity aromas and a nice texture.

    Pairing: Pair with main courses, cold cuts, and medium or long-aged cheeses.

  • Region: Piedmont

    Producer: Cascina Garitina

    Vine: 100% Barbera

    Vintage: 2014

    Bottle size: 750 ml

    Alcohol content: 13,75%

    Service temperature: 16°


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Piedmont, Castel Boglione

Italy Piedmont

Perfection is achieved when there is nothing left to remove and not when there is nothing left to add. Gianluca Morino - Owner

Founded at the beginning of the last century, Cascina Garitina is a fourth-generation family business, whose name comes from the great-grandmother’s nickname, “Margheritina” (“Garitina” in the regional dialect).

Cascina Garitina’s vineyards extend over 26 hectares, elevating from 240 to 350 meters above sea level. They are situated in the centre of the Monferrato area, in the municipalities of Castel Boglione, Nizza Monferrato and Castelnuovo Calcea. The 70% of the planted area is devoted to Barbera grape variety cultivation.