Currently, the Elio Grasso estate has a productive vineyard holding of 14 hectares. The cellar uses only estate-grown grapes from varieties traditionally grown, with excellent results, in the Langhe hill country near Alba.
Reflecting the imprint of the vineyard where the fruit was grown in order to give our wines their unique personality is the goal that we - myself, my wife Marina and our son, Gianluca - strive to achieve, with the invaluable assistance of our consultant wine technician, Piero Ballario.
We believe that to be acknowledged first as grape farmers, and then as wine producers, is the best way to honour, and continue the labours of, those who have faced before us the challenges that working with nature and her products, like wine, entails. This, and a desire to be true to ourselves, prompts us propose, without presumption, the convictions and conduct shared by all Langhe farming families, characteristics worth preserving and which we believe make the difference.
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Elio Grasso Chardonnay Educato 2014
First produced in 1990, Elio Grasso's Langhe Chardonnay "Educato" highlights the potential for international varietals in Monforte d'Alba. The "fantasy name" refers to Elio Grasso's attempt to understand and learn from a grape variety that is not native to Piedmont. Grown on the loose, sandy, limestone-based soils at the highest ... more
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