Wine tasting note: 1996 Pelissero Barbera d'Alba

1996 Pelissero Barbera d'Alba

9th Apr 1998 GBP7 Piedmont Table Red

[Tasted Blind]
Deep, purple/red, pinking at rim.
Tangy forest fruits with animal fur/vegetal notes on the nose.
Medium to full-bodied with lots of alcohol, ripe brambles and black cherries, spicy old oak, good acidity and dry, furry tannins.
Excellent finish. [Barbera - about UKP 13?]

Wine Tasting: Fine wines - April