CategoryWinery

  • “Alteno”, the ancient way of growing vine

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    Alteno

    We often forget that vines are clinging plants. A climber that, if left unattended, would grow upwards “clinging” to whichever kind of structure: poles, trees, walls, bushes. If it fails to grasp onto any kind of support, it will crawl on the ground and get entangled onto itself. This is why, between winter and spring, after winter pruning, the vines are carefully tied by hand to...

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  • Tenuta Carretta’s Cayega Roero Arneis turns 15

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    Fifteen years of the Cayega Roero Arneis: a story of quality, territory and passion The recently released 2020 vintage of Cayega Roero Arneis DOCG marks its 15th vintage. It is undoubtedly one of the most iconic wines by Tenuta Carretta, the historic winery immersed in the vineyards of Roero.  This is a very important occasion celebrating the fulfillment of a precious...

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  • Sustainability, from the vineyard to the landscape

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    Sostenibilità tenuta carretta

    Sustainability: what is the philosophy behind Tenuta Carretta’s agronomic process? What are the agronomic practices to increase sustainability in the vineyard? And why did Tenuta Carretta decide to join The Green Experience? Let’s find out.  Vineyard management in Tenuta Carretta is based on sustainability, through the use of techniques that have less impact on the vineyard’s...

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  • Tenuta Carretta, a constellation of hospitality

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    Tenuta Carretta is more than a winery. More than an agricultural estate. More than a winemaking company. Tenuta Carretta is a constellation of experiences, flavors and elegance. A universe where one can feel the warm welcome of Piedmont, experience the fullness of its hospitality, its charm and – naturally – its extraordinary wine heritage. But how many ways can guests experience the...

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  • Vine and spring, a matter of balance

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    March is when spring also “blooms” in the vineyard, prompting the plants to restart the vegetative cycle that was interrupted during the winter. New life flows between the branches leading to a real awakening, with buds starting to swell and sprout. Spring is an exciting but very delicate period, when the vine must find its balance within a still evolving climate: sudden frosts or...

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