I Vini di Lino Maga

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I Vini di Lino Maga

Commendatore Lino Maga’s family have been making wine from their two cru,

Barbacarlo and Montebuono, since 1886. The vineyard clings to a very steep slope

surrounded by forest in the hills outside Broni, Oltrepò Pavese. Some 300 metres

above sea level, the four hectares of vines are planted over tufo, on average 50 years

old and exposed southwest, basking all day in light. It is a site worth fighting for and

Lino spent 23 years doing just that, waging a legal battle against the authorities to

ensure that that this monopole his family had tended for so long was recognised as

their own…. Read full article…. BARBACARLO AZIENDA