Fontanafredda's two great Barolo crus
13 Jun 2012 by Walter Speller
Read about Walter’s visit to this historic property and the background to this tasting in Fontanafredda post Eataly . See the Nebbiolo guide for more articles and tasting notes from the 2012 Nebbiolo Prima, as well as more in-depth tastings at some interesting estates. In front of us were six vintages of each of La Villa and La Rosa, poured with the intention of showing us the difference between two distinct terroirs: that of Barolo, where the La Villa vineyard is situated in the Paiagallo cru, and the La Rosa vineyard in the Fontanafredda cru, situated immediately behind the estate. The two differ considerably in soil...

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