Paolo Scavino

Barolo 'Rocche di Castiglione'

Barolo 'Rocche di Castiglione'

Barolo Rocche di Castiglione Paolo Scavino
  • Nebbiolo from Rocche di Castiglione within the village of Castiglione Falletto, planted in both 1970 and 1999.
  • Rocche di Castiglione is one of the most historical MGA’s of Castiglione Falletto
  • 350 meters elevation with south-east orientation on a steep slope where the soil is quite poor and draining
  • The soil is Arenarie di Diano d’Alba, unique to this particular area within Barolo
  • Sustainable farming with integrated pest management
  • The grapes are fully destemmed and crushed followed by a 10 day maceration and vinification in oak casks. Malolactic fermentation occurs right after the alcoholic fermentation
  • Aged 22 months in neutral French oak barrels and 16 months in bottle 
  • Approximately 1200 cases produced annually

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2020
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-SCV-27-20 6/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

James Suckling
Score
97
Date
2024-01-17
Vinous Media
Score
96
Date
2024-01-04