In 1958 nineteen partners founded the cooperative in the castle of Barbaresco, under the guidance of the great Novello Cavazza, pioneer and discoverer of the vine and of the crus of Barbaresco. Today the winery is run by Aldo Vacca and Gianni Testa and has a hundred hectares of Nebbiolo in the Barbaresco, brought a dowry of fifty historic cooperative members. The great quality of the wines, of strict classical expression, it is really flawless: this is because all the cooperative members have undertaken together a training process that has led the cooperative to establish very strict rules, especially with regard to the treatment plant, which must be made with pre-established products. These measures, supported by a wealth of knowledge, ensured the labels to expressing a character and uniqueness of flavors really impressive.
Grape variety: 100% Nebbiolo
Soil: limestone and clay, rich in calcium with sandy veins
Vintage: full body vintage with ripe red fruit, solid tannic structure, good drinkability
Ageing: 36 months in large oak barrels and 9 months in bottles
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