Gattinara

Gattinara is a commune in the Province of Vercelli in the Italian region of Piemonte (Piedmont), located about 50 miles (80 kms) northeast of Turin and about 35 kilometres north of Vercelli. It gives its name to the Gattinara DOCG red...

Gattinara DOCG

Gattinara DOCG is a geographically small denomination for red wines made from 90-100 Nebbiolo and 0-10% Bonarda in north-west Piemonte, Italy. Gattinara was awarded DOC status in 1967 and became a DOCG in 1990. Doug Wregg of Les Caves de Pyrène points out how...