BARBERA D’ASTI, THE KING OF POP WINE

Barbera is so “pop wine” that she’s not afraid of Tomatoes… but she loves robust stews and steaks too.   Today, we’re going to take a closer look at one of the “faces” of our pop wine Barbera, in its native Italian classification pyramid: namely, Barbera d’Asti. Barbera d’Asti is probably the Barbera grape’s most immediate, “user-friendly” fine wine incarnation – in terms of flavor, approachability, and affordability – but don’t let that fool you into thinking that it’s somehow the pauper’s version of Barbera. Barbera d’Asti might arguably be the red wine king of “popular” wines, but that doesn’t … Continue reading BARBERA D’ASTI, THE KING OF POP WINE