The Heroic Wine Culture of Valtellina
Valtellina or in english spelled as Valtelline is sometimes defined as a harsh land because it's surrounded by the imposing peaks of the Alps. Rich in biodiversity is the largest terraced area in Italy with 2.500 kilometers in terracing ground. That's why it's an ideal place to produce wines like the Nebbiolo grape variety.
Since the sun is hitting the vineyards in a particular way but above all an extraordinary destination to visit for wine lovers, and Mountain aficionados and more generally for travelers and tourist of all ages. Also the superior part of the Val Telline is often called as "L'Inferno" literally Hell in italian, because of it's high temperatures during summer. In this amazing enviroment our partners of DDRIVE are offering an amazing experience luxury tour focused on the best wine and vineyards of the Val Telline land.
The tour will lead you to visit the best choosen producers of Nebbiolo and many other wines Nera and Caven agricultural companies. A certified Sommelier Patrizia Legnaro a real expertise not just of wines, but also of the producers with a very high skilled background will guide you through the whole tour. And also through the wine tasting experience explaining each wine detail by detail. Patrizia is not just a sommelier but also a business woman and manager involved in many projects like "Progetto Uva" which also regards the wine world. This project is focused on highlighting the identity wines from different parts of Italy such as Valtelline or particular Vulcanic regions.
The visit will last about 40 minutes and it could be done both in Italian and English language. It will guide you also through the wineyards of both Nera and Caven companies to let you spot amazing views of the alps and the valleys below the wineyards.
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