a red wine grape grown primarily in the Piedmont region of Italy and the Central Valley of California.
a dry red wine produced from this grape.
Contemporary Examples

Of all the red wines from Italy, Thanksgiving begs for a Barbera from Piedmont.
The Best Thanksgiving Wines Sophie Menin November 18, 2010

Historical Examples

To mitigate, even though slightly, the embarrassment I summoned the waiter and ordered another bottle of the Barbera.
The Gentle Grafter O. Henry

Joseph. See Hanna


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