Class and spontaneous vivacity are the distinguishing characteristics of a Nebbiolo d’Alba. An ancient wine from the Roero District (sandy hills situated above the left banks of the Tanaro River) it was already a regular fixture at the Royal Savoia Cellars in the early 17th Century.
Red meats, grilled or on the spit, game, grande cuisine white and red meats with white or brown sauces.
In 1965, Renato Ratti bought his first vineyard for the production of Barolo, in the historical zone of Marcenasco, right below the Abbey of L’Annunziata at La Morra. In 1969, his nephew, Massimo Martinelli, joined the company and together, they perfected a technique of vinification, maturation and refinement for their Marcenasco Barolo, with the declared aim of obtaining the elegance, subtlety and longevity worthy of the variety’s full potential. Since then, Renato Ratti has become an important point of reference for Langhe wines and Italian wines in general