Pio CesareBarbaresco 2018Product code: 13852
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Pio Cesare Barbaresco is a resulting masterpiece of the prestigious Italian vineyards. Characterised by an outstanding harmony of rich, diverse flavours, it brings forth an exquisite taste experience. Its compelling profile has defined notes of ripe fruit, violet, and spiced cocoa to tickle your palate, ensnared within a concentrated, full-bodied structure. The wine accentuates a sweet, prolonged finish which lingers, tempting the connoisseur in you. Lovingly aged in French oak barrels, it offers a complex woody undertone that heightens its unique character. Pio Cesare Barbaresco is a fascinating convergence of tradition and sophistication tiding over generations.
Aromas of dried orange, berry and hazelnut with hints of dried flowers. Tar, too. Full-bodied with chewy tannins and a juicy finish. The tannins are very fine and integrated. Chewy and encompassing flow across the palate. Very structured.
About the Winery
Nestled in the picturesque hills of Piedmont in Northern Italy, Pio Cesare winery is truly a marvel in the world of viticulture. Recognised the world over for its exceptional wines, it has been producing top quality Barolos and Barbarescos for more than a century. This prestigious winery, steeped in tradition, was established in 1881 by its namesake, Pio Cesare.
Pio Cesare wines are a flawless fusion of passion, dedication, and thoughtfulness. Infused with the unique spirit of its birthplace. The wines exude flavour profiles that pay homage to Piedmont’s exquisite landscape. This splendid winery, spanned over an area of 70 hectares is devoted to sustainable viticulture. They believe in letting nature lead the way, and their non-invasive farming practices ensure that the distinctive terroir is reflective in each sip.
At the heart of the winery stands the age-old cellars, a testament to the rich history and tradition championed by Pio Cesare; these cellars house the prestigious Barolo and Barbaresco wines, matured meticulously across a period of several years. Visitors of the winery can partake in a feast for the senses, basking in the glory of the sweet aroma of oak, the enchanting vineyard views and of course, taste the rich, harmonious wines.
However, Pio Cesare is far from being stalled in its glorious past. The winemaking process, led by fifth-generation Cesare, is a seamless blend of tradition and innovation, resulting in a beautiful symphony of flavours that appeals to connoisseur and novice alike.
Pio Cesare's vision is not to only produce world-class wines, but to weave an indelible story of a region’s rich past, a family’s enduring passion and nature’s unequivocal generosity. These elements, together with the meticulous precision in their viticultural practices lends a revered touch to their wines and leaves an everlasting impression on its patrons;
Those who sip a Pio Cesare wine do so much more than tasting a beverage, they savour a story; one of resilience, of elegance, of time itself.