Category: Italy Wine Region

Andrea Costa of Marenco Vini

SOMMTALKS Tasting Series with Andrea Costa of Marenco Vini in the Piedmont

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Piedmont Italy

A few weeks ago, we spoke with Andrea Costa of Marenco Vini. We learned of his family winery in Strevi, a southern province of Piedmont, Italy. This is where Moscato di Asti shines. Andrea is the fourth generation to be involved in his family winery , located in the Monferatto region. Costa’s mother and two aunts are also still active in the day-to-day operations.

White and Red Wine Tasting

In this episode, Andrea takes us through a tasting of his prized Moscato and Brachetto wines, which include:

2014 Pineto, Brachetto D’Acqui

2015 Strev, Moscato D’Asti, DOCG

2014 Albarosa, Cross of Barbera with Chatus (Nebbiolo Dronfield)

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