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Rinaldi Francesco & Figli Barbera d’Alba DOC 2013

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Seller: rarewinemerchant (122) 100%, Location: Artarmon, Ships to: AU, Item: 142180940870 HOTLINE: 0409 121 151 Rinaldi Francesco Figli Barbera dAlba DOC 2013 Rinaldi Francesco Figli Barbera dAlba DOC 2013 Rinaldi Francesco & Figli Barbera dAlba DOC 2013 “Francesco Rinaldi is a bastion of traditional, extremely well made Barolo…” Ian D’Agata, Decanter Italy Issue, Jan 2012 “It is great to see a continued focus on quality at this historic family-run estate.” Antonio Galloni, The Wine Advocate, Oct 2012 The great traditionalist estate of Francesco Rinaldi & Figli is one of the greatest names in Piedmont. Located in the town of Barolo itself, the domaine of Francesco Rinaldi has a long and illustrious history in the region. It was founded in 1870, when Francesco Rinaldi inherited a vineyard and house in Barolo, inducing him to leave behind his work with the very large Mirafiore estate and set out on his own. His family at that time also had ties to the then greatest estate in the Barolo region, Barale-Rinaldi. Francesco was the cousin of Giuseppe Rinaldi, and together these two superb family wineries have marched down through time side by side, both upholding the unique, traditional style of Barolo. One hundred and thirty years later, much of the same techniques are still used in the Francesco Rinaldi cellars to produce some of Barolo’s greatest wines. The estate is now run by Luciano Rinaldi’s niece, Paola Rinaldi, with help from her sister Piera, and they continue to make beautiful wines within the great traditions of Barolo, avoiding new oak, and preferring long macerations and aging in large Slavonian oak prior to bottling. The two flagships bottling at Francesco Rinaldi & Figli are the single cru Barolos, Brunate and Cannubio. Brunate (which lies on the border between La Morra and Barolo) and Cannubio (or Cannubi) are, without doubt, two of Barolo’s five greatest vineyards. Wines from the Brunate vineyard are prized for their depth, fragrance and brilliant balance, while those of Cannubio (the single greatest vineyard in the village of Barolo and the most famous and historic vineyard not just of Barolo but of Italy) magically light and perfumed, perform particularly well in rainy years, for the high sand content of this particular site allows for excellent drainage. It is, like Brunate, a true grand cru in the real sense of those two words. VINEYARD: communes of Barolo, La Morra e Novello VARIETY: Barbera TOTAL AREA: 1,2 hectares EXPOSURE: south, south east Mainly clay soil PLANTING YEAR: 1986 VINIFICATION: Is performed in thermo-controlled steel tanks with the skins for about 20 – 25 days. After that come the racking and the malolactic fermentation. Then there is the laying down in medium sized Slavonia oak barrels for a year at least. After that there is the bottle ageing for some months. CHARACTERISTICS: The colour is intense ruby red with purple reflections. The scent is winey and ethereal. The taste is dry, intense, well-bodied. It is suitable to drink at any meal. The suggested serving temperature is 16° – 18° C. Shipping Shipping: Freight - RareWines is able to deliver to the majority of Australian suburbs using various courier companies as well as Australia Post. All packages dispatched are insured to their full purchase price and will be either replaced or the purchase price refunded in the event of loss or damage in transit. - Items purchased will only be dispatched to the registered address as it appears on Ebay. If you would like to alter the delivery address, please put this in writing immediately after payment has been made to ensure an easy and smooth transaction. - Pickup is not available from the RareWines warehouse due to liquor licensing laws. 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