It is now many years since my father, driven by passion and foresight, decided to take over Tenuta Carretta.
A beautiful farmstead, historic residence of noble families, surrounded by rolling,
vine-covered hillsides in the heart of a land with a centuries-old winegrowing tradition.
It is a great honour to carry on this tradition according to the values that have made our land a great winegrowing area, while still paying special attention to progress and technical innovation.
I am delighted to be able to share a “web tasting” of Tenuta Carretta with you, and look forward to welcoming you here one day to enjoy a glass of our wine together.
Because of its name, for a long time it was believed that “Carretta” came from Celtic “car,” which means “stone,” referring to the banks of chalk that still today are near the entrance of the estate. But recent research into several medieval archives have...
The 70 hectares that make up the estate include Tenuta Carretta in Piobesi d’Alba, a number of splendid vineyards in the terrain devoted to “Cannubi” Barolo, “Poderi Tavoleto” in S. Rocco Seno d’Elvio, “Cascina Bordino” in Treiso.
News and events
Happy holidays and a wonderful, peaceful New Year!
Christmas and New Year's Eve to Tenuta Carretta, with the kitchen of 21.9 Restaurant
A succession of emotions of taste, in the Flavio Costa Chef menu.
We make a stop at the Piceno Wine Fair
Sunday, December 11, in the historic center of Ascoli Piceno.
Tenuta Carretta among the 10 companies producing Barolo chosen by Shigeru Hayashi
In his new book "The Italian Wine": a publication dedicated to the DOC and DOCG wines of Italy.