BAROLO “Prapò” 2015 – Schiavenza
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Italy – Piedmont
GRAPE VARIETIES: 100% Nebbiolo
IDEAL SERVICE TEMPERATURE: 16° – 18°
GIUSEPPE’S RATING: 95/100
MATCH: Wild game, roasted meats and sharp cheese
PACK OF: 1 Bottle
SIZE: 0,75 l
Available on backorder
The Schiavenza company acts in the territory of Serralunga d’Alba since 1956. The firm started by the brothers Vittorio and Ugo Alessandria is now managed by the son-in-law Luciano Pira, agronomist and celiar man, aided by the wife Maura Alessandria and by the brother-in-law Walter Anselma . In the past the farm and the surrounding lands were owned by the Opera Pia Barolo; the work was made by sharecroppers called “schiavenza”: from which derives the curious company’s name.
Actually the company extend itself on ten hectares of vineyards in the territory of Serralunga d’Alba; it owns moreover 15.240 m2 in the village of Monforte d’Alba in the Perno hamlet. From these esteemed lands the company produces red wine of excelent quality following an artisan making.