If you’re a wine enthusiast and you find yourself in the Langa region, you absolutely must visit ‘La Bottega del Vino’ in Dogliani. Its location is found in the underground cellars of the former convent of the Carmelites built in the sixteenth century, under the Town Hall and alongside the Church of the Saints Quirico and […]
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Nato a Torino, ma legato da sempre a Dogliani. Ex cantiniere e appassionato, oltre che di vino, di tutto ciò che è espressione della cultura di Langa, che sia storia, cibo o natura. Mi piace far conoscere ad altri questa terra meravigliosa per guardarla con occhi sempre diversi.
Attualmente mi occupo di teatro a Torino con la compagnia Onda Larsen.
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In the summer of 1983 Elio Altare, a young wine producer from La Morra, destroyed the old family barrels using a chainsaw. This extreme gesture arises from a profound frustration and a simple question: why is it that in Langa so many sacrifices are made for a wine that is not recognized beyond 20 km […]
“The Italian GDP would be 500 billion euro more if it had grown as much as the exports of Italian wine from 2007 to 2013″ This striking comparison was made by Alberto Mattiacci, Professor of Economics at the University of Rome, author of the research on wine exports carried out for the Institute of Italian quality […]