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Cascina Albano

Strada Ovello, 38, 12050 Barbaresco, Italy
+39 329 160 3265
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Small family-run winery

Very small family-run winery, we arranged a visit and we were very warm welcomed. They have a very... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
io9
Incredible!

I'm a bit embarrassed it has taken me this long to review. My wife and I had the absolute pleasure... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2016
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Siamo sempre disponibili per visite nei vigneti e degustazioni in cantina. Aspettandovi vi raccontiamo un po la nostra storia... Tra le colline di Barbaresco nasce, nella meta del '900, l'Azienda Vitivinicola "Cascina Albano".Da tre generazioni, la nostra azienda, a conduzione famigliare, continua un'antica tradizione di produttori ed enologi. Solo i nostri vigneti, collocati in importanti zone del Comune di Barbaresco, forniscono le uve per i vini da noi prodotti: Langhe Arneis, Dolcetto d'Alba,Langhe Freisa, Barbera d'Alba, Spumante Brut "PerSchers". La nostra filosofia aziendale e produrre vini unici che si distinguano per la loro semplicita, armonia e pienezza, capaci di trasmettere la loro storia e le loro emozioni al consumatore.
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Strada Ovello, 38, 12050 Barbaresco, Italy
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

Very small family-run winery, we arranged a visit and we were very warm welcomed. They have a very nice story around the wine, to share with visitors and the tasting was a very nice experience. We really liked the time spent there, totally recommended, if...More

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Marco V, Proprietario at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Good morning. Thanks a lot! We were really happy to have you here. We're glad you appreciated our wines and the history of our family! We hope to see you again. All the best. Marco

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Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I'm a bit embarrassed it has taken me this long to review. My wife and I had the absolute pleasure of touring this incredible winery in October 2016. If you are hesitating at all... please go! We had one of the best winery experiences of...More

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Marco V, Proprietario at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hello! I'm a bit embarrassed too since it took me a while to answer you! Anyway thank you very much. It was a pleasure to have you here, to share with you our experiences and taste our wines together. Thank you for your great opinion,...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The best wine experience we have ever experienced!!!! These serious young passionate winemakers not only welcome you into their winery with open arms but have a serious and exceptional understanding of wine and the land on which their grapes are from. The wines are exceptional,...More

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Marco V, Proprietario at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hello! We are really glad you enjoyed the visit in our winery. It was a pleasure to us to show you the way in which we work and to taste together our wines! There is a lot of work and passion behind them and it...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Tasting at Cascina Albano is not to be missed. Marco and Eli have an unmatched passion for wine, winemaking and vineyard management. Unlike in massive, sprawling estates, they personally take charge of the whole process, from winter pruning in the snow to pouring the wine...More

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Marco V, Proprietario at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hello! Thank you for your review, it express exactly the way in which we are working! We are glad you chose us and you appreciated our wines and our way of being. Thank you, your words really matter to us! All the best. Marco

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Firstly I want to thank not just Eli who conducted the tour of their beautiful winery but Marco and his sister for being so friendly and welcoming during my stay. They truly made my visit to Barbaresco so worthwhile and I recommend that everyone traveling...More

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Marco V, Proprietario at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hello! Thanks for your words! It was a pleasure to have you here. We were happy to have spent some time with you showing you our world and tasting together our wines. All the best. Marco

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Well worth seeking out this little gem of a winery, with passionate, ambitious and highly progressive young winemakers. The winery itself has a fascinating history and does wonderful things with the slightly less fashionable varietals of the region. Prices are very keen, the wines are...More

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Elisabetta M, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Thank you for the review! We appreciate hearing what you got out of the experience. So glad you enjoyed the tour and we hope you are enjoying the bottles you took home. Come back for more anytime!

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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Truly a must see if you come to or pass Barbaresco. This winery differentiates from the others with their variety of innovative wines, which twist some of the more traditional recipes in a good way. Like many of the vineyards in the town this one...More

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Elisabetta M, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Thank you for your kind words. It is always encouraging to hear that our passion for what we do comes through. So happy you enjoyed the tour and appreciated our 'crazy winemaking' style! Hope you come back to try the new wines in the future....More

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Reviewed 10 October 2015

We received a personally-designed two-hour tour on 10/9/15 from Elly. She is a remarkable woman with so much passion for her vineyards and wines that I wish I could import her to the US even once for an inspirational talk to my nurse colleagues on...More

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Elisabetta M, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2015

Dear guests, thank you for your beautiful review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at Cascina Albano and we are pleased to hear you like our holistic approach. We have appreciated your stay and your kindness too. We hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We were guests of Eli and Marco in their B&B, which is also at the winery. In spite of our bad timing (only one day before harvest) they were kind enough to show is their passion of producing wine. Marco's sister Martha is an excellent...More

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Elisabetta M, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2015

Dear Roos, thank you very much for your lovely review. It has been a pleasure to show you the winery and taste together our wines. We hope to see you again. Elisabetta

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Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We went for a visit based on the TripAdvisor recommendation at we were definitely impressed with the kind and knowledgeable hosts. Amazing wines at a great price which I could recommend for everyone to buy home. We were also served food with breads sticks, cheese...More

Thank Mitra R
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Elisabetta M, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cascina Albano, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2015

Dear Mitra, thank you for your super nice review. We are happy to know you appreciated our choice to have a very good value for money. It is so important for us. We hope to host you and your mother again, Elisabetta

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