List of products by brand Giacomo Conterno
The Conterno's are a family of Viticulturists active in Monforte d'Alba since 1800, Roberto is the current descendant who takes care of the 17 hectares of vineyards owned by the family, 14 of which are located in Serralunga d'Alba in the Cru "Francia" plot purchased in 1974 by Giacomo Conterno from which come Barbera and Barolo "Francia" and the mythological "Monfortino", considered one of the best red wines in the world, produced only in exceptional vintages.
Barbera d'Alba "Francia" comes from a vineyard located near the town of Serralunga d'Alba. In the vineyard the work is done with the utmost attention, once in the cellar the must is vinified in steel tanks and after 20 months of aging in large oak casks, the wine is bottled.
Barbera d'Alba "Francia" Giacomo Conterno shows a bright and brilliant ruby red...
Barolo "Francia" is located south of Serralunga d'Alba, an area which originates full bodied and powerful wines characterized by body and complexity but always made elegant and vertical thanks to the mainly calcareous soil which gives saltiness to the taste.
In the vineyard the work is painstaking, it is enough to think that only one bunch is left for...
The Monfortino label was first introduced in 1924 and since 1974 the wine has been produced entirely in the Francia vineyard in Serralunga D'Alba.
Monfortino Riserva is made from the best Nebbiolo grapes from the Francia vineyard, the fermentation takes place in 60 hectolitre oak vats, with long macerations also with submerged cap, the wine is then aged...