About this winery
Chiara Boschis has an incredible story. In a region where women winemakers are far from the norm she has built a collection of wines that is the envy of many. The E Pira e Figli estate was passed from father to son for centuries, until the late 1980’s when Luigi Pira passed away. At that time his sisters who inherited the vineyards felt that they could no longer maintain the estate. Hoping to keep the tradition alive they sold the estate to Chiara Boschis whose family had long been friends of...
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Notes about product
Barolo Via Nuova is made from the grapes of Terlo and Liste (Barolo), Gabutti and Baudana (Serralunga d'Alba), and Ravera di Monforte and Mosconi (Monforte d'Alba)
Approximately 2 years of aging both in French oak barrels and barriques, followed by approx. 1 year of bottle aging.
A pronounced and persistent bouquet showcasing floral and fruity notes. Structured and austere, but equally soft, full and persistent. Pair with braised or roasted red meat, game, waterfowl, or aged cheeses.