2013 Cantina del Pino Barbaresco

Barbaresco, Italy

Outstanding value Barbaresco. Formed along classic lines, this Nebbiolo will continue to develop for 20+ years in the cellar.


It’s very good. Needs at least a few years to settle into its skin, but the makings are here.

Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

From The Importer

All of Cantina del Pino’s vineyards are located in the Barbaresco appellation.

They are a small winery and the vineyards are all family managed. Winemaker Renato Vacca’s father Adriano and mother Carla still work in the vineyards along with aunts, uncles and family friends.

They use no chemical fertilization and have a strong respect and passion for the environment.

Their Barbaresco vineyards are an average age of 40 years with some as old as 70 and some vines as young as 35. The favoured Ovello vineyard sits at an altitude of 300 meters and has a south and southeast exposure.

Winemaker Renato Vacca
Winemaker Renato Vacca
Barbaresco, Italy
Additional Info

From The Producer

Blend : Nebbiolo (100%)
ABV : 14.00%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2033
Bottle Size : 750ml

Cantina Del Pino vineyards
Cantina Del Pino vineyards
Barbaresco, Italy
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

The Wine Front

"Sweet cherry, exotic spices (some from oak, I suspect), sage and flowers, almost a Dettol kind of smell?, but don’t mind me. It’s deep and full of fruit, offers plenty of suede-like tannin, more of that spice and ripe red fruit, core of fine acidity, and a slick of tannin on the finish. It’s very good. Needs at least a few years to settle into its skin, but the makings are here." Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)


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