The Martini family, who already was known as a landowner at the beginning of the twentieth century, possessing vineyards right in the heart of the Langhe region in Cossano Belbo bought 4 precious estates in the best wineplaces in Piedmont: Villa Lanata in Cossano Belbo, Cascina Lo Zoccolaio in Barolo, La Toledana in Gavi and Cascina La Doria in San Cristoforo.
Barolo, in the heart of Piedmontese wine, are completely immersed in the vineyard landscape. Hills till the eye can stretch, designed over the centuries by man, who has got from those rows food and culture. A true masterpiece, like a paint, which has earned recognition in World Heritage in 2014 with the creation of the UNESCO site.
Lo Zoccolaio, is a typical farmstead named after an ancient maker of wooden shoes who resided there. Lo Zoccolaio Estate from 3 generation the concept of tradition and innovation is handed down. Started from the “modernism” of the barrique and go back to the use of larger wooden barrels, while the architectonic choices of the recent
restructuring go over the colors and materials of the territory with a decisively present day line. Lo Zoccolaio tree is a great white poplar, grown up with a double trunk. The double tree harks back to the inverted tree of the Jewish and Indian tradition, which has roots in the spiritual dimension and raises its imposing foliage in the reality, in the known world.It is the tree of life, or of the knowledge of good and evil. Lo Zoccolaio Estate is located in Barolo and have 27 owner hectars in Barolo Area.
Cascina Lo Zoccolaio follows exactly the process of tradition. In the vineyard the grapes are treated with love and respect.
LO ZOCCOLAIO BARBERA D’ALBA SUPERIORE SUCULÉ
This Barbera d’Alba Superiore comes from its own vineyards located in Barolo and Monforte d’Alba. After the harvest made strictly by hand as tradition, only the best grapes are selected according to the harvest. Thanks to a long aging in barrique, this Barbera It is of the highest quality and longevity. the special bottle, very heavy, recalls the bottles of the past and enhances its prestige.
- Intense and bright red color…
- ..with intense aromas of ripe red fruits and hints of vanilla…
- …with a balanced, decisive and velvety flavor.
It can be served with pasta and red meat and game. It goes very well with aged cheeses.