Posts by Jeremy Parzen

Post-frost outlook not as bad as it may seem, says Tenuta Carretta CEO Giovanni Minetti

Last week, late spring freezing temperatures damaged vineyards across northern Italy. Piedmont was not spared, writes Tenuta Carretta CEO Giovanni Minetti, a former president of the Barolo and Barbaresco Consortium and Langhe native. But dire predictions for this year’s harvest are premature and market panic is uncalled for and best avoided, he notes. I wanted… Continue reading

Vinum festival this weekend: Spots still available for Vinum in Cantina with Chef Flavio Costa tomorrow

Tenuta Carretta and Chef Flavio Costa, owner of 21.9 (which is located on the grounds of our estate), will be participating this weekend in the Vinum food and wine festival celebrating food and wine tourism in Langhe, Roero, and Monferrato. And there are still tickets available for those who would like to take part in… Continue reading