The Travaglino Estate of Calvignano boasts a millenary history, smelling of must and tinged with the colors of the vineyards of the Oltrepò Pavese. It is in these soils of brown calcareous-clay, you will find the vineyards of an estate born in the Middle Ages. Travaglino started as an ancient monastery and from 1868 it has belonged to the Comi family that, day by day, has enhanced and expanded what was a medieval village, turning it into a winery. Today Travaglino is undoubtedly an important point of reference in the oenological panorama of the Oltrepò and beyond.
The Tenuta Travaglino provides an expert to guide curious and passionate visitors through the winery. A journey through history and the present day, you will learn all about the intricate wine-making process. You will have the opportunity to see and hear the story of the birth of Travaglino wines, the production process and their technical and organoleptic characteristics. You will enjoy a welcoming environment full of great charm where the echo of history is strong, where the ancient wine barrels remain and the original bricks from 1111 remain exposed, offering a view into the world of Travaglino.
After your tour, one of our experts will advise you on the bottle that best suits your tastes. Your guide will answer your questions and help you to discover the characteristics of all the four wines sampled.
Wines included in the tasting:
- Spumante Metodo Classico DOCG Millesimato base
- Pinot Nero o Bianco DOC
- Rosso Pinot Nero in purezza DOC
- Rosso Barbera in purezza DOC
Wines are accompanied by a small selection of typical products, a platter of mixed salami DOP (such as Salame di Varzi), cheeses from local producers, bread and oil