Michele Chiarlo Nizza La Court 2017
Shows forward aromas of violets and spice before ripe flavors of black plum, dark chocolate, and wild cherry. The wine has coiled, tangy acidity and a velvety texture. Pairs well with red meat, sausage, game, or tomato-based dishes such as pasta bolognese.
Founded in 1956 the Michele Chiarlo winery is located in Calamandrana, Piedmont, whcih is still family owned and operated to this day. The Chiarlo family owns 148 acres and oversees the viticulture of another 123.5 in the three classic growing areas of Piedmont: Langhe, Monferrato, and Gavi. Their three vinification facilities are among Piedmont's most technologically advanced, allowing the wines to be produced according to the quality principles that Michele Chiarlo helped to innovate in the region. With possibly the first vineyard art park, the Michele Chiarlo winery is one of the most unique wineries in the world.