Barbera d'Alba 2010 and 2011: panel tasting results

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A positive reaction from our experts to these versatile, approachable and affordable wines, with the 2010 vintage edging the 2011 thanks to their ripeness balanced by refreshing acidity. See the top 18 wines recommended by our judges in our panel tasting as featured in the Decanter Magazine May 2013 issue...
Barbera d'alba 2010, Barbera d'alba 2011, Camparo 2011
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Camparo 2011
Decanter average score:
17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Andrea Briccarello 17 Stephen Brook 17 Ian D’Agata 17
Violet and mint aromas as well as coffee, blackberry and spicy cocoa. Minty blueberry and summer fruits on the captivating palate; very well presented with lots of charm, poise and sophistication. Serious Barbera; can only improve with a few more years of bottle age.
Price N/A UK
Drink 2013–2017
Alc 14.5%