Learn About Borgogno Map It
Giacomo Borgogno & Figli is considered a dynasty of Barolo. This historic house
prides itself as being a harbinger of the traditional style. The estate was founded in
1761, although today the family cites 1848 as the date of official establishment,
coinciding with a document dated 1848 that attests to Borgogno"s first wine sale.
The vineyards, approximately 50 acres (20.25 ha)...
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Learn About Piedmont
(PEED-mont) Piedmont is located in the Northwest area of Italy, hugging the Mediterranean coast. The regional capital, Turin, is situated smack in the middle of the province. Being close to the alps, the area enjoys a high altitude, with the best vineyards benefiting from the hills and elevation. Known for its famous sub-districts, Piedmont delivers some of the most...
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Learn About Nebbiolo
The King of Piedmont
Nebbiolo is the key grape in the wines of Barolo and Barbaresco. It is not the
most planted variety, but it does make the most distinctive and age-worthy wines. Native to
Nebbiolo is a bit of a soil snob - it's finicky about where it grows and has
long been the honored red grape of Northern Italy...
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