Trapani Province, Sicily, Italy
Piove is a label made by Michael Schmelzer, the winemaker at Monte Bernardi in Chianti Classico, who also makes Fuori Strada and a host of other well-known labels. Piove comes from one organically farmed vineyard in Camporeale, in the Trapani province of Western Sicily.
Piove Rosso IGT Terre Siciliane, 2016
A blend of 85% Nero d’Avola, 10% Nerello Mascalese and 5% Frappato from organic vineyards in Camporeale. This is a Cerasuolo style blend that shows beautiful raspberry and strawberry notes, a soft palate and good structure. This offers great quality for the price. 13% alcohol.