Barolo Pira 2016
Fresh and beguiling, delivering cherry, currant, floral, mineral, tobacco and wild herb aromas and flavors, this red is lacy and firm, as much from the vibrant acidity as the refined, chalky tannins. Ends with a fine, complex aftertaste. Drink now through 2043. 1,100 cases made.
The story of the Roagna Family begins in the 1880’s, when the family started producing wine in the town of Barbaresco. Roagna are the custodians of 15 hectares of historic vineyards, farmed with rigorous care for nature and biodiversity, A rich variety of vegetative cover is allowed to grow between the vine plantings and no herbicides, no clones, pesticides or fertilizers are ever used.