Barbera (61%) takes the lead on this blend, followed by Cabernet Sauvignon (18%), Primitivo (16%), Dolcetto (4%) and Sangiovese. The aromas offer notes of herb, freshly hewn wood, cherry and vanilla. The cranberry tart and juicy fruit flavors bring appeal. Pair it with pizza or pasta.
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