List of products by brand Fontanafredda
Fontanafredda is a historic winery immersed in the fascinating hills of the Langhe, born from the estates of Roggeri Giacomo in Serralunga d'Alba, registered in the private patrimony of Vittorio Emanuele II, King of Sardinia, in 1858. However, Emanuele Guerrieri Conte di Mirafiore, son of the king , starting the business, twenty years later, in 1878, thanks to his strong passion, spirit of initiative and foresight. Today Fontanafredda has about 122 hectares, of which 84 are cultivated in vineyards and divided among the most prestigious municipalities in the Barolo area: Serralunga d'Alba, Barolo and Diano d'Alba. The estate is also formed by the historic cellars, the Villa Reale and a large nature reserve. Today Fontanafredda belongs to the association Vino Libero, a group of 12 wine producers and 1 distillery, united by the intention of developing sustainable agriculture, combined with a continuous research process aimed at preserving nature and minimizing intervention in the vineyard and in the winery: the latest experiments by Fontanafredda are aimed at limiting the use of sulfur dioxide. The winery's vineyards live in a lively and varied ecosystem, the soils are processed with controlled ripening techniques, without the use of chemical fertilizers and herbicides, but only of organic substances. A company that still continues to make the history of Piedmont.
Dedicated to the 161 years of Fontanafredda, the Alta Langa Brut DOCG 'HUNDRED SIXTY ONE' by Fontanafredda is obtained from the vinification of 100% Pinot Noir grapes which, thanks to the altitude, mature slowly so as to produce very special aromas, and afterwards a period of aging on yeasts of at least 7 years. Sparkling wine has a very fine and very persistent pérlage and aromas of great intensity and complexity. In the mouth we can notice the structure of pinot noir, with fresh and savory sensations. Sparkling wine with an undisputed personality that makes it ideal as an aperitif and perfect to be paired with any meal, along with tasty and fragrant dishes.
'Contessa Rosa' Rosé by Fontanafredda is a Alta Langa that is born in vineyards located in the Langhe albese and astigiana. Obtained from Pinot Nero and Chardonnay grapes, picked and selected only by hand. Classic method, it is pale pink in color, with onion peel reflections. Excellent as an aperitif, classy throughout the meal.
The 'Vigna Gatinera' by Fontanafredda is produced following the rules of the Classic Method scrupulously, and rests for at least 60 months on the lees. This Alta Langa Brut DOCG comes from the municipality of Serralunga d'Alba and proves to have an undisputed personality that makes it ideal as an aperitif and perfect to be paired with any meal, in accompaniment to tasty and fragrant dishes.
The '160 Year Collection' Limited Edition by Fontanafredda is a collection of Barolo historical reserves, from 1982 to 2010, with limited edition labels that recall the highlights of the last 160 years of the winery.
The collection contains 6 bottles of 750 ml .:
1 Barolo 1982
1 Barolo 1996
1 Barolo 1998
1 Barolo 1999
1 Barolo 2000
1 Barolo 2010
A rarity for enthusiasts.
The barolo 'Vigna La Rosa' by Fontanafredda is produced in vineyards located in the Langhe hills, in the heart of Piedmont. It is made from pure Nebbiolo grapes, picked and selected only by hand. The wine is aged for 24 months in cask and for another 18 months in bottle. Perfect with red meat and medium or long seasoned cheeses, ideal as a meditation wine.