La Spinetta Barbaresco Starderi 2014 - Toast Wines by Taste
Good quality exotic/domestic wine and spirit shop in West Hartford, CT.
La Spinetta Barbaresco Starderi 2014
SKU: 23754

La Spinetta Barbaresco Starderi 2014

  • ws93
  • we86

750ml
$145.99

Available for:
Pickup
Shipping
Share
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region Italy, Piedmont, Barbaresco
Brand La Spinetta
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
La Spinetta 'Starderi' vineyard Barbaresco comes from a 6.5 hectare vineyard on the western side of Nieve with a southern exposure. The vines are 45-50 years old and grow on calcareous soil at 270 meters above sea level. Harvest takes place in the first and second week in October, after which time, the grapes are fermented in rotofermenters for 7 to 8 days. The wine then ages for 20-22 months in entirely new, medium-toasted French oak barriques. Malolactic fermentation takes place in the barrique. The 'Starderi' Barbaresco is then aged for another year in bottle before its release. The wine is not filtered of fined. Pairing: Ideal with grilled food, sauced and elaborate red meat and game.
Wine Spectator
  • ws93

A core of black cherry is accented by eucalyptus, juniper, wild rosemary and stony, chalky notes in this tightly wound red. Offers a firm tannic backbone, offset by plenty of sweet fruit. The long finish indicates potential. Best from 2022 through 2035. 2,500 cases made.

Bruce Sanderson, April 30, 2018
Wine Enthusiast
  • we86

This has dill, minestrone soup, toast and chopped celery aromas. The lean, assertive palate shows oak, raw red fruit and a green note of powdered sage. Grainy tannins leave an astringent finish.

Kerin O'Keefe, November 1, 2017

Adult Signature is required for every shipment.

For walk-in customers: Please call ahead of time to make sure the item you are seeking is in stock. Any product you see on our website is available for online orders and pickup orders, but it does not mean that it is physically in the store at all times.

Product availability, price, and wine vintages are subject to change anytime. Customers will be notified before processing the order in that scenario.

The estimated time of delivery is only accurate when the product being ordered is in stock at the store. If it is out of stock, shipping may take 1-2 more business days (even if faster options like overnight shipping are selected).

The description/title of each product on our website is the most accurate form of information for you to trust. If you see a difference between the description and the picture of the bottle(s) provided, the description is most likely the more accurate form of information. Sometimes a product's image is in the process of being updated, which is why we strongly advise our customers to order by the title of the product rather than relying on the picture of the bottle. If you have any questions about a specific product, please call and we will happily answer all of your questions. Thank you.