Roagna

+39.0173.635109 Roagna azienda agricola i Paglieri - Loc. Paglieri 9, 12050 Barbaresco

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The roots The Nebbiolo grape, deep-rooted since ancient times in the gentle slopes of the Langhe hills in Alba area, found in Barbaresco village unique personality and features in the world. Roagna family, wine-makers since generations, is passing down from father to son the historical procedures and techniques, in keeping with the grape tradition. Yesterday Roagna family have been dealing with wine-growing and winery activity for over a century and a half, when the traditional wine-making style was started. Vincenzo, the grand-grandfather, owned the historical winery situated in the centre of the small Barbaresco village and after having harvested the grapes at the earliest foggy days (Nebbiolo comes from "nebbia" the Italian word for fog) he made wine in wood vats: this happened yesterday and it is still happening today. Years later, Giovanni Roagna and Maria Candida, moved the winery to the I Paglieri (Pajé) farm, seeing in that hill one of the highest expression of the territory. Today When Alfredo Read more »

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  • Barbera

    History of the grape: Barbera is a native to the Piedmont, where it has been growing for centuries, and is now the fo...

  • Arneis

    The first records of Arneis plantings in Piedmont go back to the 1400s in the Roero area. Today, many call Arneis the...

  • Dolcetto

    History of the grape: The name means “little sweet one” in Italian. Dolcetto, along with Barbera and Nebbiolo is one ...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Nebbiolo

    History of the grape: Two schools of thought exist as to the origins of Nebbiolo (which means “little fog” either for...

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  • I think that 2010 Produttori normale is one to buy, also tried at a resto ... ... ... understand Giacosa and Roagna make an Asili, a regular and reserve in both cases, more food for thought. I don't own any Gaja but have thought about buying an odd bottle here or there. Their normale comes from the Pajore vineyard mainly, which is supposedly ... Read More

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  • In the context of prices being demanded and met by so many over-hyped ...;Roagna 1976 Barbaresco Paje  |  1 in stock  |  $139.99 Roagna 1977 Barbaresco (Vino da Tavola) Crichet Paje  |  6 in stock  |  $139.99 Roagna 1979 Barbaresco Natural  |  1 in stock  |  $139.99 Roagna 1990 Barbaresco Riserva   |  1 in stock  |  $274.99 Scarpa 1974 Barbares... Read More

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  • While this tasting predates my tasting of 1980 Barolo by more than a year, I ... oak water. 76pts 1979 Roagna Barbaresco Crichet Paje At decanting: very fresh, vegetal and tight, soil, dandelion green and raspberry Herbal on the nose with aromas of root vegetables and oyster shells. This is incredibly attenuated with raw horseradish/black radi... Read More

    From the article Tasting 1979 Barolo


  • Roagna Barbaresco Crichet Paje 1979

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  • Roagna Barbaresco Crichet Paje 1979

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    At decanting: very fresh, vegetal and tight, soil, dandelion green and raspberry Herbal on the nose with aromas of root vegetables and oyster shells. This is incredibly attenuated with raw horseradish/black radish notes. On the palate this is herbal, even vegetal. Theres still some tannin here and even in spite of that you can tell this was wel... Read More

    Wine review by Gregory Dal Piaz


  • It has been some four years since I last took a look at 1989 Barolo in any ... ... ... at retail three years agoRoagna Barbaresco Riserva - CorkedBrovia Rocche - CorkedGiacosa Villero - Corked Flight 1 1989 Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco Ovello Riserva Fresh on the nose and intense with aromas of herbs, warm stones and woodland spice ove... Read More

    From the article Piedmont's Greatest Vintage?


  • Roagna Dolcetto d'Alba 2011

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  • Roagna Barbaresco Paje 1998

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  • I'm leaving today for two weeks in Piedmont.I've got some 24 winery ... verdunoBrezzaCanonicaOdderoRoagnaFranceso RinaldiBoassoE PiraBocchinoVallanaCascina BallarinAnybody have any questions for any of the producers? I hope to be recording video during my trip and posting it daily, along with future reviews of all the wines, the vintages, and ... Read More

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  • Roagna Barbaresco Crichet Paje 2001

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    If you are lucky enough to find this wine, you'll be treated to an exciting experience. Massively structured, complex, beautiful fragrance and freshness. Read More

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