What month is grape harvest?

when to pick grapes

The harvesting of grapes is a topical moment for all winegrowers: understanding what month grapes should be picked is fundamental for quality production, to bring out the full potential of the wine. It is a balance of several factors, a delicate stability between chemistry and tradition, indicators and intuition. ...

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Christmas & new year’s eve in locanda

An old Piedmontese farmhouse finely restored, a warm and elegant setting with ancient vaulted ceilings in red brick and a panorama, that of the Alps, simply unforgettable. This is the Locanda del Pilone, the starred restaurant for years owned by our family, the perfect location in Alba, where to end the year cuddling your palate. On the occasion of the Christmas holidays , the Locanda, which will be closed on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 December, has created two menus for real #foodlovers The refined cuisine of our Federico Gallo who seeks the perfect balance between tradition and innovation, a large cellar with almost 1,600 labels and a location with attention to detail will offer you the welcome, charm and charm of the old noble Piedmont. ...

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BEL AMÌ 2014 – Your chardonnay for the holidays

White, firm, dry. Our Langhe Doc Chardonnay Bel Amì - the only white produced by our winery - has a fresh and persistent taste that is able to perfectly balance the acidity and the full body given by the grapes of origin.Fermented and aged partly in steel and partly in tonneaux, it is made from 100% Chardonnay grapes harvested in the Castiglione Falletto municipality: our "Bel Amì" is a wine that is well aged and has a great structure that matches the other highly prized labels obtained from these renowned hills. Ideal to accompany vegetable flans or fish-based dishes, it is presented in the glass with a deep straw-yellow color and a lightly vanilla-scented nose with hints of ripe fruit reminiscent of peach and apricot.   Elegant and harmonious is definitely the perfect "friend" with whom to accompany on holidays....

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