The Cortese winery is located in the hamlet of Rabajà,in the commune of Barbaresco. Just a mile from the ancient town, the Cortese winery and family home sit atop the bowl that cradles the Rabajà vineyard, one of Barbaresco’s finest crus. This wine is made entirely from Nebbiolo grapes grown in Barbaresco's prestigious Rabajà vineyard, to achieve the perfect structural balance, the wine is aged for twenty months in a combination of new and seasoned Slavonian and French oak casks, then bottled and cellared for an additional ten months.
* Size: 750
* Vintage: 2010
* Producer: Giuseppe Cortese
* Region: PIEMONTE
* Subregion: Barbaresco
* Variety: NEBBIOLO
* Farming: Sustainable
* The labels organic, biodynamic, sustainable,
natural and traditional that are listed here, are based
on our best understanding of the producers' farming practices
and do not represent or claim to be a certification of any kind.