he heart of the Fratelli Alessandria estate lies in a simple, stately eighteenth century mansion just outside the old village of Verduno. In the last century, Antonio Alessandria, great-grandfather to the current owner Giovani Battista, began to build this company dedicated to producing fine wines. As a result, the Fratelli Alessandria wines show a fine banance between modernity and tradition.Gionavi's son and now fifth generation grower, Vittore Alessandria, holds sway over 14 hectares of choice vineyard sites in Verduno and Monforte d ?Alba. He uses these vineyards like a canvas, constructing knock-out Barolos that offer the one-two punch of elegance and power interwoven to balance. These wines embody the perception of quality and value, as well as consistency?vintage after vintage; They are stellar wines with the propensity to age yet offer wondrous drinking in their youth.