Barbaresco DOCGFaset

Barbaresco DOCGFaset

Icon crus Produced only in excellent vintages very limited quantities global presales

“Do and redo, polish, refine, change, foresee. The profiles of the scarlet leaves, the blue of the hills, the burnt lands of the vines, the signs of orange rows”.

(Giancarlo Ferraris, label designer)

Name:Barbaresco DOCG

Grape variety:Nebbiolo


Surface area of the vineyard:1 Ha

Soil:The earth is greyish-white calcareous marl with bands of veins of sand running through it, rich in minerals among which magnesium and manganese predominate

Vineyard exposure:At the summit of the hill with a southwest exposure

Vineyard elevation:210 - 270 m s.l.m.


Refinement:Minimum of 2 years, aged for 18 months in large oak casks before refinement in the bottle

Colour:Garnet with brilliant hues

Nose:Ample and aristocratic, notes of dried rose petals, small red fruits and an elegant hint of minerals combined with fine spices

Taste:Has great structure, elegant and welcoming, marked minerality with the dense texture of fine tannins

Serving temperature:18°C

Accompanies:Wild rabbit with Juniper berries, roast pheasant, agnolotti with roast sauce, well-matured cheeses

Certification:V.I.V.A. Sustainable wine



Among the most recognised areas of Barbaresco, in the 1900s all of Faset belonged the Conti Cocito...

Barbaresco DOCG Faset

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95/100 Wine Enthusiast

94/100 Wine Spectator

94/100 James Suckling

93/100 Robert Parker

93/100 Antonio Galloni Vinous