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Nebbiolo Tour with Gary Walsh & Ethereal Wines

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Date(s) - 02/05/2019 - 09/05/2019
All Day

Hotel Calissano


Nebbiolo  Tour

We are delighted to announce a food & wine tour of Piedmont with none other than Mr Nebbiolo – Gary Walsh as co-host.

This is an amazing opportunity to tour the Langhe region with Australia’s pre-eminent writer on Piedmont wines and get to understand the terroir. 

There will be structured tastings at Giuseppe Mascarello, Vajra, Monchiero, Podere Ruggeri Corsini, Cavallotto, Paitin, Massolino, Musso and Produttori – producers TBC.

Get to taste many 2015 Barolo & 2016 Barbaresco – both spectacular vintages. The tour has a clear emphasis on traditional producers.

It won’t be all about wines, as we will take you to some of our favourite dining traps throughout the region – Piedmont is a gastronomic hotspot in Italy.

You will also see the picturesque and magnificent countryside of the Langhe, including guided walks through legendary vineyards like Rocche di Castiglione, Rabaja, Monprivato, Bricco delle Viole and others.

Most meals will be included, however being based in Alba there’s also some time for you wander around on foot and discover a meal or two of your own.

We will also take you to the best Enotecas in the area for buying wines – they can all arrange shipping back to Australia.

All accommodation is included at the lovely and very central Hotel Calissano in Alba.

This is a tour suitable for a Nebbiolo novice, part timer or aficionado.  There will be something in this for all levels of wine knowledge of the area.

The tour first week of May 2019, places are very limited and please email us with your expressions of interest.  At which point we can fill you in with more information.

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