Province of Torino
Established: 2009
Owners: Maria Bianucci and Gigi Garanzini
Winemaker: Gian Marco Viano
Production: 60,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 15
Viticulture: Conventional

There are more than a dozen wine zones in Piedmont’s Alpine foothills, the DOC zones …

Gaudio – Bricco Mondalino

Vignale Monferrato

Province of Alessandria
Established: 1973
Owners: Gaudio family
Winemaker: Beatrice Gaudio
Production: 100,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 18
Viticulture: Sustainable

The Gaudio family established their family winery on the Mondalino hill – bricco in Italian – in Monferrato, …

La Ca’ Növa


Province of Cuneo
Established: 1995
Owner: Marco Rocca
Winemaker: Marco Rocca
Production: 50,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 14
Viticulture: Organic

“La Ca’ Növa remains one of the true undiscovered jewels of Barbaresco. Marco Rocca crafts intense, classically proportioned Barbarescos …

Mauro Franchino


gattinaraProvince of Vercelli
Established: 1964
Owner: Mauro Franchino
Winemaker: Mauro Franchino
Production: 12,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 3
Viticulture: Organic

Gattinara, the wine from the village of the same name, is regarded as the crown jewel of wines from …

Colombera & Garella

Masserano, Bramaterra

colombera-garellaProvince of Vercelli
Established: 2010
Owners: Cristiano Garella & Giacomo Colombera
Winemakers: Cristiano Garella & Giacomo Colombera
Production: 20,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 9.5
Viticulture: Organic

Colombera & Garella – Giacomo Colombera & Cristiano Garella – is a …

Bricco Giubellini

Monforte d’Alba


Province: Cuneo
Established: 2003
Owners: Maria Bianucci and Gigi Garanzini
Winemaker: Fabio Fantino
Production: 3,500 bottles
Hectares under vine: 2
Viticulture: Organic

“Bricco Giubellini is easily the most exciting young Barolo producer I have tasted for some time.”…


Costigliole d’Asti

Province of Asti
Established: 1920
Owners: Stella family
Winemakers: Paolo Stella
Production: 45,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 12
Viticulture: Conventional

Paolo Stella is one quarter of the famous ‘Erpacrife four’ but his day job is winemaker for the …

Poderi Colla

San Rocco Seno d’Elvio (Alba)

Province of Cuneo
Established: 1993
Owners: Colla families
Winemakers: Tino & Pietro Colla
Production: 150,000 bottles
Hectares of vines: 27
Viticulture: Conventional

The Colla family has a rich history of winemaking in Piedmont, dating back …

Chiara Boschis E. Pira


Province of Cuneo
Established: 1981
Owner: Chiara Boschis
Winemaker: Chiara Boschis
Production: 40,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 11
Viticulture: Certified Organic

The Boschis family purchased E. Pira & Figli in 1981, propelling the young Chiara into a role significantly …


La Morra

Province of Cuneo
Established: 1850
Owner: Manuel Marchetti
Winemakers: Manuel Marchetti & Armando Cordero
Production: 125,000 bottles
Hectares under vine: 25
Viticulture: Organic

Manuel Marchetti and his late wife, Luisa, have been in charge of the family winery, …