Winemaker at Gemma
Do you live on site?
Does your family help out?
Piacentini Family: Silvano Piacentini is President, his son Luigi is General Manager, Giorgio Barbero is enologue and partner.
What is your favourite and least favourite part of the wine making process?
The favourite is the fermentantion because you see the change of the grape into wine.
The least favourite is the bureaucratic part (papers and so on) because is the least creative.
Have you always made wine? What would you do if you didn't make wine?
Yes, I have always made wine, because I have always desired and studied for making wine.
What is your favourite grape to work with and why?
My favourite grape is Nebbiolo because it gives the possibility to get excellent wines and has unique characteristics.
What's the best wine you've ever tasted?
What is the best music to make wine to?