Rhine Riesling in Oltrepò Pavese
Defilippi – I Gessi Winery is situated in the gentle hills of the Oltrepò Pavese, between Casteggio and Montalto Pavese, near the Rile San Zeno and Verzate streams. The soil on which the winery is positioned, and the surrounding microclimate are best for the production of white wine – Rhine Riesling.
Enjoy a Delicious Vermouth as an Aperitif
The story of Defilippi – I Gessi dates back to 1907. From 2000 to present, production has undergone many improvements. The owner of the winery expanded the winemaking business by purchasing more land and adding white Vermouth in 2016 to produce high-quality fortified wines, perfect before dinner as an aperitif. The summers are mildly ventilated, and winters are not much chilly, also, not too much rain, which makes the region best for the production of various types of grapes. Defilippi – I Gessi cultivates top-notch Pinot Noir, Riesling Renano, and Pinot Grigio, along with fruity Nebbiolo, Barbera, and Croatina. In Defilippi I Gessi’s cellar, Emilio and Fabbio, the owners produce several kinds of wines, red, white, and sparkling wines, together with delicious rosé and dessert wines.
Enjoy a Holiday in the Charming Accomodations of the Winery
Defilippi also consists of a small but charming resort with a 360-degree view of the mesmerizing countryside. While your stay, you can lose yourself in the silence of the hills and chirping of the birds. You can lead yourself to the long walk through the beautiful rows of wines or panoramic cycling tours. In the agritourism structure, you can find three apartments, equipped with six beds, a living room with kitchen, private bathroom, and many other modern facilities, such as TV, fridge and private parking.