2 weekends to discover the Langhe region with Terre da Vino

Terre da Vino introduces the most famous oenological region through literature, photography and cuisine. You can discover the beauty and uniqueness of Langhe landscapes thanks to Terre da Vino, which will lead you to a photographic course into the vineyard with the help of a professional photographer (Pierluigi Vaccaneo, www.pierluigivaccaneo.com) Guests will spend the fisrt day in … Continue reading

Enrico Rivetto, Rivetto winery, Alba (Piemonte), Italy

        Enrico Rivetto is representing the forth generation of the wine makers from Piemonte.  Rivetto family is one of the oldest winemaking families of the region – they have been making wine for over 100 years. Today this medium size estate occupies some 35 hectares, 20 of which are vineyards, and faces the spectacular Serralunga d’Alba castle … Continue reading

The Noble Wine

Barolo is an Italian wine, one of many to claim the title “Wine of kings, and king of wines”. Barolo is a red Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita (DOCG) wine produced in the northern Italian region of Piedmont. Made from the Nebbiolo grape, it is often described as one of Italy’s greatest wines.The zone of production extends into … Continue reading

Discovering the Tastes

RED BARBERA plummy and cherryish undertones of sweet vanilla The high-in-acid BARBERA grape of north-western Italy is a chameleon-like grape which changes considerably according to yield. As an everyday variety, it is a juicy glugger but it can metapmorphose into a concentrated, rich, plummy and cherryish wine with undertones of sweet vanilla and spice when … Continue reading