Fratelli Alessandria Verduno Pelaverga Speziale (2021) A unique and distinctive wine hailing from the Verduno region of Piedmont, Italy. Made from the indigenous Pelaverga grape variety, this wine showcases the winery’s commitment to preserving local traditions and showcasing lesser-known grape varieties. In the glass, it displays a vibrant ruby color with purple hues, inviting you to explore its aromatic profile. The nose is filled with enticing aromas of red berries, wild strawberries, and a touch of black pepper, which is characteristic of the Pelaverga grape. On the palate, the wine is light-bodied and refreshing, with lively acidity and fine-grained tannins. The flavors mirror the aromas, with bright red fruit notes taking center stage and a subtle spiciness adding complexity. The finish is crisp and lingering, leaving you with a delightful combination of fruit and spice. Fratelli Alessandria Verduno Pelaverga Speziale is a captivating wine that offers a unique tasting experience. Its versatility makes it an excellent companion for a range of dishes, from light pasta dishes and grilled vegetables to charcuterie and cheeses. It is a wine that truly captures the essence of the Pelaverga grape and the distinctive terroir of Verduno.