|Nimetus:||Olivero Mario Barbera d Alba Superiore Campii Raudii DOC 15% 75cl|
|Kirjeldus:||Olivero Mario is a small Italian family-owned winery, operated by a father and a son, who put great passion into winemaking. The winery is situated in Roddi, a small village lying in the Barolo wine zone in the heart of the hilly area of the Langhe. The annual production comes from only 4 hectares of vineyards and is about 15 000 total bottles only (divided by their range of 7 different products). As many prodecudes as possible, are done with hands and with nature-friendly organic ways and products.
Grapes: 100% Barbera.
Vineyard: This vineyard is is located on the "Rivoli" hill-top area, at 320 meters above sea level, in the commune of Alba. It has a calcareous soil and south-west exposure.
Ageing: Takes place in French oak barrels, 30% of which are new, for 18 months. After bottling, refinement of wine lasts for about 10 months inside our cellar.
Characteristics: Campii Raudii is a deep ruby red coloured wine with purple reflections. It is characterized on the nose by intriguing scents of red fruits and spices. A wide, warm and full-bodied wine in the mouth, with a smooth and well-balanced taste. It is characterized by a typical good acidity originated from Barbera grapes.
Goes well with: Red or white meat, as well as game - both grilled or roasted. The pairing with mature and blue cheeses is wonderful as well. Campii Raudii is suitable for a long ageing, in fact - it tastes great up to 10 years after the vintage. The best drinking temperature is about 18 C, served in large glasses.