2016 La Prova Bianco

Adelaide Hills, SA

Textural blend of Italian varieties for all occasions.


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Categories: Scott Wines
What a lovely drink this is... Icy cold, or warmer, either way it’s great in the glass.

Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

About the Wine

The emergence of blended, savoury and textural whites is such a great thing for Australian wine. Embracing new (and old) varieties. Making the best parts of them sing. Bring it on.

This is a blend of Fiano and Bianco d’Alessano. The point of this wine is simple, "to deliver a vibrant yet soft and textural wine". A wine to go with anything and everything. Sam Scott is on the money once again. Gary Walsh said, "Icy cold, or warmer, either way it’s great in the glass." in his 91 point review.

It's one of those 'greater than the sum of its parts' wines, and will perfectly suit a variety of occasions, particularly the next time you find yourself at a nice little Italian BYO.

About Scott & La Prova Wines

Sam Scott has a clear vision for his Scott and La Prova labels - Italian inspired wines done with an Australian sensibility. Utilising his retail, winemaking and viticultural experience, he has crafted a range of interesting, charming wines from select vineyards through Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale, Barossa Valley and Langhorne Creek.

The vibrant are vibrant and fruit-forward but with a savoury twist and great varietal character. Value-for-money wise, the range is up there with the best in the country. Sam is an excellent guy and a supremely talented winemaker, and as James Halliday noted, “Scott is a star in the making.”

A steely-eyed Sam Scott - a man on a mission
A steely-eyed Sam Scott - a man on a mission
Adelaide Hills, SA

Critic Reviews

The Wine Front

"What a lovely drink this is. Pear, melon and raw almond, mixing fresh flavour, a bit of grape skin texture and bitterness, and a powdery, green melon aftertaste, with subtle herbal perfume. Icy cold, or warmer, either way it’s great in the glass." - Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

Additional Info

From the Producer

Fermented separately and blended prior to bottling, mingle to deliver a vibrant yet soft and textural wine.

Fiano the texture and the soft medium melon fruits of Bianco d’Alessano - but there is also a bit of artifact tasted here too. The hand-picked Fiano was made in bright, tank fermented styles, Bianco d’Alessano crushed to the press for some skin contact.

Blend : Fiano (62%), Bianco d'Alessano (38%)
ABV : 12.6%
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2020
Bottle Size : 750ml

Sam Scott getting his hands dirty!
Sam Scott getting his hands dirty!
Adelaide Hills, SA
Delivery Information

SYDNEY METRO - 20th December
TAS / SA / QLD / PERTH - 17th December

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Pricing & Discounts

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We Also Offer Volume Discounts. It works like this:





This will all be automatically applied to your cart during the checkout process. So for example, if you create a cart with a total of $310, your final price at checkout will be $290. The discount will generally be applied to the first item in the cart. For very large wholesale or function orders (weddings etc) we are always happy to negotiate on a case by case basis. Don't hesitate to contact us.