Luca Faccinelli, Sitauted at the Foot of the Alps
Luca Faccinelli is a winemaker that start his winemaking business and named it after himself. He was born in Chiuro in Valtellina and has had the passion for winemaking for a long time. It is here in the heart of Valtellina Superiore Grumello, at the foot of the Alps, where he opened his winery. The property consists of a 15th centutry cellar located in the hills surround by terrace vineyards.
Luca Faccinelli, Wine from 80 Year-Old Vines
The terraced vineyards of Luca Faccinelli are situated between 400 and 650 meters high, in the terraced hills ideal for growing grapes. The grapevine maintenance and harvest are all done by hand which ensures high quality grapes. On these terraces which date back to over 1,000 years, they grow their signature grapes, the Nebbiolo. Luca Faccinelli has vines 80 year-old grapevines. The vineyards are supported by stone walls that have historical importance. They produce red wines with the Nebbiolo grapes. Their best wines are Rosso di Valtellina DOC and Valtellina Superiore DOCG Grumello. They are produced using traditional methods that have been used for generations by the winemakers of this region. The winemaking passion of Luca Faccinelli can be seen when visiting this beautiful winery.
A Winery Built with a High Dedication and Love for Details
Luca Faccinelli built the winery and manages it with full commitment to the rich wine history of the area and utmost respect to the land. The beauty of this region, the culture and the wines are all in display at the winery and for any winelover, this place is going to be an awesome adventure.