Laura Aschero Pigato Riviera Ligure di Ponente 2013 (375ml/12)
About Laura Aschero
A small family-run company that produces less than 6,000 cases of fine wine from Liguria annually, including Vermentino, Pigato and Rossese, the estate of Laura Aschero began its winemaking activities as a hobby in 1980, planting vines to the family-owned land that had formerly been used for other types of crops. Laura Aschero started the winery upon the advice of a friend who claimed that she had the perfect land for growing grapes. Since her passing in 2009, her son has continued her successful ...New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
Quite stony on the nose with notes of ripe white peaches and a hint of lees. Slightly dry and finely textured with raw almonds on the finish.
Wine & Spirits Magazine"This pigato shows plenty of coastal influence, balancing a rich and oily texture with saline minerality and showing flavors of herb-tinged lemon on the way to a dry finish." - Oct 2015