CASA CATERINA a winery in the township (‘comune’) of Brusati Monticelli in the Franciacorta region of Lombardy. Despite being in Franciacorta, and producing some  sparkling wines, the owners do not label their wines under the Franciacorta DOCG.

OWNERS | The Del Bono family, brothers, Aurelio and Emilio. 

VINEYARDS | 7ha of vines. 

CERTIFICATION | 2019 Not listed as certified Biodynamic by Demeter Italian in Jan 2019.

SPARKLING WINES

CUVEE 36 BRUT NATURE | Chardonnay.

CUVEE 60 BRUT NATURE | 2007 Sparkling Chardonnay. Nearly 5 years on lees. Zero dosage. No added sulfites.

GRAN RUC | 2000 Pinot Meunier. Oak aged. 12.5%. 

WHITE WINES

NON C’E / 2009 Gewurztraminer.

UNICO | 2008 Invernenga.

RED WINES

VIGNA LA ROVERE | 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot. 

CONTACT

Casa Caterina, Via Foina, 32 – I-25040 Parmezzana Calzana (BS = Brescia), Italy

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Isabelle Legeron MW, Natural Wine, An introduction to organic and biodynamic wines grown naturally (2014, Cico Books, London & New York), p141.