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Azelia is still something of a Barolo lover's secret. Though the estate is not a high-profile one, proprietor Luigi Scavino is cousin of Enrico Scavino of the renowned Paolo Scavino estate, and shares ownership of the famed Fiasco hill in Castiglione Falletto with him. Luigi, his wife Lorella and son Lorenzo Scavino own and maintain 16 hectares of vines in Castiglione Falletto, Serralunga d'Alba (including Cru Barolo from Margheria, San Rocco and Voghera Brea) and Montelupo Albese (for their...
Violet and floral aromas. Juicy with refreshing touches of cherry, strawberry, currant, and very ripe tannins. An approach to Barolo that lends instantaneous drinkability.
Produced from the winery's youngest vines, 20 years old on average, located part in Castiglione Falletto and part in Serralunga d’Alba. All the sites have south and south-west exposure where the vines strictly produce Nebbiolo for Barolo.
Aged exclusively in stainless steel, this wine used rotofermenters during the 7 day fermentation process that was conducted at 28 °C.
The 2015 Langhe Nebbiolo is a fresh, perfumed wine with plenty of near-term appeal. Vinification and aging in steel results in a delicate, fragrant Nebbiolo that builds on freshness.See detailed press review