2019 Castello di Verduno Langhe Nebbiolo, Piedmont, Italy (750ml)
There is much history on company “Castello di Verduno” that now is the property of Gabriella Burlotto e Franco Bianco. The big history, that of Savoia and of The king Carlo Alberto, and the little history of the Burlotto and Bianco’s families, that are intertwined around a unique big passion that for the most noble grape varieties: the Nebbiolo. The winery has a total of 10 hectares – five in Verduno planted to Nebbiolo & Pelaverga and five in Barbaresco planted to Nebbiolo, Dolcetto and Barbera. Although Franco Bianco and his wife Gabriella are the titular heads of the estate, they have a very talented young winemaker, Mario Andrion, who has run the cellar since 2000.