Duchessa Lia

As part of the Capetta group, Duchessa Lia represents the accessible end of Piemonte, with pricing that encourages trial and opens the region to a new drinker. The wines cover a similar spectrum as the Balbi Soprani range, and we bring in just a segment to support the wines above. Despite the size of the […]


Menabrea is the oldest continuously producing brewery in Italy, active since 1846 in the north of Piemonte at Biella. This is a lager style, produced by bottom fermentation with barley malt, maize and hops. The best raw materials, a long maturation and the pure, light water from the Biella Alps give this beer a full […]

Cordero di Montezemolo

The Cordero di Montezemolo family has historic and deep roots in Piemonte. Since 1340, nineteen generations in succession have managed the Monfalletto property in La Morra, the centre of the production of Barolo wine. The flagship single-body vineyard of 28 hectares in Barolo—a rare phenomenon in a region where small pieces of land are generally […]

Balbi Soprani

Established by Francesco Capetta in the late 1980’s as Cantine Capetta, the Balbi Soprani project is now an agricultural estate that brings together 20 hectares of Balbi Soprani vineyards in Cuneo (to the southwest of Asti), plus selected plots guaranteed by the Capetta family. Winemakers since 1953, the Capetta family operates in Piedmont across the […]