La Lus, meaning “ The Light” in Piedmontese dialect, refers to the rising sun and the dawn of a new day. From a vine cross of Nebbiolo and Barbera, Piedmont’s two most important grapes, a new variety is born. Albarossa, Italian for ‘red dawn.’ La Lus is the ultimate expression of this new adventure. Banfi, one of only four producers of Albarossa,once again proving itself to be a champion of quality.
Deep ruby red in color with a bouquet of rose petals, red berries, cherries, and hints of oak. On the palate, flavors of cherry and plum jam intermingle with notes of vanilla and licorice.