Pico Maccario Lavignone Barbera D’asti
A super versatile grape, juicy and friendly, the Pico Maccario family specializes in the Barbera variety, native to Piedmont in Northern Italy. Their years of experience makes them the perfect winery to produce such a tasty, easy-going red at such an outstanding price. Vibrant purple-red wine, light-bodied and fresh with aromas of cherry and raspberry, it finishes with the same array of fresh berries, sweet plum, delicate tannins and soft earthy notes on the palate.
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Brothers, Pico and Vitaliano Maccario, run the estate created by their grandfather, Carlo. Pico, the eldest, devotes himself to the production of the wine, while Vitaliano handles the commercial aspects of the business. They are highly demanding on themselves and have an exact idea of the efforts necessary to achieve the excellent results they obtain.
Lavignone is the name of one of the farmhouses that was built on the property in the 1700s. Barbera reaches one of its finest expressions in Barbera d’Asti, which achieved DOCG status in 2008. The wine is Intense and charming, with a wide range of aromas including cherry, plum and red berries. A complex palate of good structure; harmonious and prolonged.