Barolo "Le Coste di Monforte", Scarpa

Barolo "Le Coste di Monforte", Scarpa - 1978

Item # 42840 750mL
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The Antica Casa Vinicola Scarpa was founded in 1854. Today, their specialty in wines from Monferrato but also the King and Queen of the Langhe. This comes from an excellent vintage and is ready to drink today.


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Piedmont

The most famous grape in Piedmont is the noble Nebbiolo, which makes the long-lived Barolo and Barbaresco. There are plenty of Nebbiolo-based wines that are quite enjoyable in their youth, however, often produced in smaller, lesser-known regions such as Ghemme or Gattinara. Several other Piedmontese grapes make striking and delicious wines: Pelaverga produces light-colored reds with distinctive...

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