Description/ Tasting NotesFull-bodied, luscious and austere with bouquet of rose petals, brushwood and blackberries.
Winery Info/ Brand
The Conterno Fantino winery is located atop a hill overlooking the historic village of Monforte d’Alba, with an extraordinary view that extends to the arc of the Alps. Founded in 1982, the winery makes its wines knowing they have been blessed with great heritage in the form of land and vineyards, that go hand and hand with the culture and traditions handed down. In seeking to attain the highest possible quality from these invaluable resources, they pay great attention to the entire production process, carefully adapting to the climactic conditions each growing season. Environmental sustainability, preserving biodiversity, and respect for the land and heritage are the guiding principles in their vineyards, which are organically cultivated (as certified by CCPB).
Region Info/ Origin
Monforte d'Alba is a commune in the Province of Cuneo, in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60 kilometres to the southeast of Turin and about 40 kilometres to the northeast of Cuneo. Monforte d'Alba borders the following municipalities: Barolo, Castiglione Falletto, Dogliani, Monchiero, Novello, Roddino and Serralunga d'Alba. Monforte d'Alba is part of the zone of the noble Barolo wine production area.