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Great Gallina Barbarescos

GALLINA – A HEN OR TOP BARBARESCO VINEYARD SITE? Gallina is both a hen in Italian and the name of a top vineyard site of Barbaresco in the town of Neive. You will be just like a fox in a henhouse once you start tasting these! Ok, I will stop with the hen...

Beautiful Barolos From Brunate

THE BEAUTY OF BRUNATE BAROLOS The Brunate vineyard is predominately located in La Morra village but extends down the hill into the town of Barolo itself.  It has always been considered a “grand cru” and historical site for making ageworthy Barolos. You can...

Is snow good for the vineyards?

IS SNOW GOOD FOR THE VINEYARDS? Often on tours I am asked if it snows in the winter and if it is good for the vineyards. The answer is yes. Snow is actually good for vinyards especially where farmers rely on dry farming, no irrigation in the hot summer months....