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Azienda Agricola Montelio di C. e G. Brazzola

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Azienda Agricola Montelio di C. e G. Brazzola
The "Azienda Agricola Montelio" is located in the municipality of Codevilla in the province of Pavia in the Italian region Lombardei, A property "Montelio" was already in the year 1200 as the property...
Name: Azienda Agricola Montelio di C. e G. Brazzola
Address: Address 27050 Codevilla, Italy
Growing area: Lombardy
Vineyard: 22 ha
Owner: Caterina & Giovanna Brazzola
Manager: Caterina Brazzola
Managing Director: Giovanna Brazzola
Wine Maker: Alberto Faravelli
Oenologist: Mario Maffi
Phone: Phone
Fax: Fax
Website: www.montelio.it
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Associations: Tutela Vini Oltrepò Pavese
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The wines keep constant high level and are usually the best in their respective category in the area. Weaknesses, there is little, but can occur in difficult vintages. However, this must be balanced in good years with particularly compelling assortments so that an operation can hold the status. In most cases you can blindly buy.
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0.75 L
2017 Bonarda dell’Oltrepò Pavese DOC
5.90 €
84 WP - Good
Translate to English Editor note: Etwas nussiger, kräuteriger und einen Hauch bitterschokoladiger Duft nach schwarzen Beeren mit Kirsc...
0.75 L
2016 Bonarda dell’Oltrepò Pavese DOC La Grangia
8.50 €
87 WP - Very good
Editor note: Light vegetal and earthy notes on the nose, black berries and cherries, hint of cocoa and licorice....
0.5 L
2013 Provincia di Pavia IGT passito Noblerot
88 WP - Very good
Editor note: Nutty nose, dried vegetal notes, hint of tobacco, dried yellow fruit, some yellow spice. Firm sweet...
0.75 L
2013 Provincia di Pavia IGT Merlot "Comprino Mirosa"
84 WP - Good
Translate to English Editor note: Etwas fleischiger und zedriger Duft nach reifen schwarzen und roten Beeren mit etwas Malz, Lorbeer u...
0.75 L
2015 Provincia di Pavia IGT La Gaina
86 WP - Very good
Editor note: Clear nose, red and black berries, delicate vegetal, earthy and dried floral aromas. Ripe, fairly ju...
0.75 L
2015 Provincia di Pavia IGT Merlot Comprino
84 WP - Good
Translate to English Editor note: Zart tabakiger und getrocknet-floraler Duft nach roten und schwarzen Beeren mit erdigen Noten und et...
The "Azienda Agricola Montelio" is located in the municipality of Codevilla in the province of Pavia in the Italian region Lombardy, A property "Montelio" was already in the year 1200 as the property of Benedictine "Monastero del Senatore" mentioned, which had often been the home of Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa (1122-1190). It was acquired in 1803 by the current owner family, as the founding year of the winery 1848 applies. The great-grandfather of today's owner Domenico Mazza created the brand of the company and the special bottle shape, which is still today for the Riserva wines is used. Today, the company is run by Caterina & Giovanna Brazzola in the seventh generation of the family. The winemaker is Alberto Faravelli, who is the oenologist Mario Maffi. The vineyards cover 27 hectares, of which 22 hectares are under yield. They are dominated by a hexagonal structure on the top of the hill from which you can see the surrounding Alps. They are the white varieties Cortese, Riesling Italico, Rhine Riesling, Muller-Thurgau and Chardonnay, and the red varieties Barbera, Pinot Nero, Uva Rara (Bonarda Novarese), Merlot and Croatina (Bonarda di Rovescala) planted. Only own grapes are processed.

The management takes place after KIP rules With greening and mulch system, A special feature is that in the vineyards over 200 bird nests are settled, which provide for natural pest control. In 2014, the company of "Vini Buoni D'Italia" was awarded the "Ecofriendly" prize. The vintage of the thin out Yield reduced grapes are done manually. The red wines ripen for six to eight months in the 500-liter Tonneau (wooden barrel). The product range includes various red, rosé and white wines or frizzante and spumante DOC Oltrepò Pavese and IGT Provincia di Pavia. Premium wines are IGT Muller Thurgau "La Giostra", Oltrepò Pavese Pinot Nero "Costarsa" and Oltrepò Pavese Rosso Riserva "Solarolo". The Müller-Thurgau is the Cryomaceration applied (24 hours), then the fermentation initiated with selected yeasts. Every year, 120,000 bottles of wine are produced, of which 8% are exported to England, the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland. Since 2013, Montelio is a training place of the Università degli Studi di Scienze. The winery is a member of Agriturist, Consorzio Vini Tutela dell'Oltrepò Pavese and Movimento Turismo del Vino Lombardo.
Azienda Agricola Montelio di C. e G. Brazzola Region: Italy Lombardy
One of the best producers of the region
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