This is a red wine made from an old grapevine oriented south in a clayey and calcareous soil. With these particular ground conditions and after a short period of refinment in stainless steel barrels, we obtain a ruby colored Barbera with a refined bouquet, characteristics that make it stand out.
Barbera Barricato d.o.c. Colli Tortonesi
After a careful selection of the Barbera grapes, this wine is kept in oak barrels for one year. The color is typical of Barbera: ruby red towards violet tints, with good limpidity and intensity
I TRE VENTI
Wine made from a white grape coming from a local grapevine at present re-evaluated for its particularities. It is made from a single grape to maintain its outstanding flavour
Cortese d.o.c. Colli Tortonesi
In the area most exposed to the sun called “Il Monte”we cultivate the grapevine for our Cortese (D.O.C.) This wine of a light hay color with a delicate flavour has an intense and persistent flavour, typical of that variety.
BRICCO DELLE STREGHE
Dolcetto d.o.c. Colli Tortonesi
From a young and well exposed grapevine we produce our DOLCETTO, that obtains its characteristics thanks to the work of pruning and thinning out. It has a vivid ruby color and a fruity flavour.
Wine made from “Merlot” grapes with a red ruby color becoming deeper with the aging. Its flavour is strong and a little bit herbaceous; its taste is harmonic and vigorous. It can be preserved from 3 to 5 years.
Cultivate according to nature. In one of the most favourable climatic locations, in the middle of the hills near Tortona, at 343 meters of altitude, Carezzano Superiore is a small village appreciated for its climate and tranquility. Azienda Agricola Antico Convento in Carezzano, cultivates with biological techniques and amongst other products, produces wine. This means that no other products such as fertilizers or insecticides are used, unless absolutely natural and approved by the norms issued by the CEE regulating biological agriculture. The cultivation methods are strictly controlled by “Codex”, an organism charged to enforce the norms of biological culture. Enio Ferretti will be most happy to welcome you on his Farm to show you these biological methods of culture and to have you taste the wienes he produces.
You have also the possibility to stay in our little “Bed & Breakfast”: some bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a kitchen are to your disposal; the rooms are in a simple style typical of country life and peacefulness is guaranteed. When coming from the north, exit at Tortona paytoll and follow for Villalernia. When coming from the south, exit at Serravalle Scrivia ( from Genova) or exit Novi Ligure, if you are coming from Voltri. Then follow for Villalvernia, a sign will indicate Carezzano.
ANTICO CONVENTO Di Ferretti Enio
Via della Costa, 44 Carezzano Superiore(AL) Italia