Piemonte Cortese DOC

Piemonte Cortese La Rocca DOC

The Cortese grape is known for having a very generous but difficult character. Thanks to the meticulous management in the vineyard and in the cellar, has allowed Papà Angelo to produce a long-lasting and particulary complex white wine that is capable of combining fragrant hints and more complex, mineral and spicy notes.


Area of origin: Barbaresco and San Rocco Seno d’Elvio (Alba)


Exposure: from East to West


Soil: marl, with a prevalence of limestone and thin veins of sand


Grape variety: Cortese 100%


Planting year: 1980 and 2014


Aging: 4-6 months in 225 liter French pack Barriques, where fermentation also takes place


Average annual production: 3500 bottles of 0.75L


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