March 31, 1996 Michele Chiarlo Buys Prime Vineyards in Barbera Up-and-coming Piedmont vintner Michele Chiarlo has paid about $1.3 million for 50 acres of top Barbera vines, after eyeing the property in the heart of the Barbera d'Asti appellation for more than seven years.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 31, 1996.
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