La Scolca Interview: Sustainability, “A challenge we must win from today…”
Nick Breeze of Secret Sommelier interviews Ms Chiara Soldati of La Scolca Wines, in Gavi.
This is a producer who, much like the previous two (Donnafugata in Sicily and Pantelleria, Pasqua Wines in Verona), understands that relying on knowledge gleaned from the past is not going to provide environmental resilience as we move into this period of great changes.
Relying on the past experiences opens up the possibility for failures of imagination in terms of what nature might throw at us. La Scolca, the word itself derives from a meaning to look off into the distance. This distance can be across time as well as the vista of the estate.
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