BAROLO “Serralunga” 2016 – Schiavenza
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Italy – Piedmont
GRAPE VARIETIES: 100% Nebbiolo
IDEAL SERVICE TEMPERATURE: 16° – 18°
GIUSEPPE’S RATING: 93/100
MATCH: Wild game, roasted meats and sharp cheese
PACK OF: 1 Bottle
SIZE: 0,75 l
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.