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Hidden gem in Barolo Giovanni Canonica is the real deal on a par with Bartolo Mascarello. Gianni(Giovanni is the name of his father) produces stunning wines from only 1.5ha vineyards in Paiagallo and new in Grinzane Cavour(his wife's family vineyards).

All the works are traditional and natural
in the vineyards and cellar. The one of the most healthy vineyards in this area are totally free from herbicides, pesticides or fertilizers. 40 days maceration, using only indigenous yeasts, vertical hand press, then aged in cement and slavonian oak.

Production is extremely small. He didn't release any bottle in the beginning, and several hundred bottles had been released in early 2000's, and around 6000 bottles even today. He doesn't release wine in case that he is not satisfied with quality of grape.


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4269 GIOVANNI CANONICA LANGHE NEBBIOLO 2015 750ml 4268 GIOVANNI CANONICA BAROLO PAIAGALLO 2013 750ml
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4269 GIOVANNI CANONICA LANGHE NEBBIOLO 2015 750ml 4268 GIOVANNI CANONICA BAROLO PAIAGALLO 2013 750ml
Hidden gem in Barolo Giovanni Canonica is the real deal on a par with Bartolo Mascarello. Gianni Canonica produces stunning wines from only 1.5ha vineyards in Paiagallo and new in Grinzane Cavour. This Nebbiolo is from Grinzane Cavour. He has managed this vineyard in the same manner with his Paiagallo and wine-making as well. Rare item for Nebbiolo geeks. Paiagallo is Giovanni Canonica's original vineyards. Gianni produces stunning Barolo from this vineyard. All the works are traditional and natural in the vineyards and cellar. The vineyard is totally free from herbicides, pesticides or fertilizers. 40 days maceration, using only indigenous yeasts without any additives, vertical hand press, then aged in 20hl slavonian oak. Barolo enthusiast must experience this.
   
 
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