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Course Overview

An exhaustive overview of Langa wines, at home.

The Barolo & Barbaresco Academy (Level One) – Online Course is led by highly qualified teachers from Piedmont and is available in Italian and English. Purchasing of single lessons is also available. The complete course consists of five video lectures that address history, viticulture, geology, economics and winemaking techniques of the Langhe appellations.

Enjoy the first step to become the Langhe Wine Ambassador of the future!

LESSON 1: Tradition and know-how: history, economic and social conditions; The basics of Langhe viticulture – Sandro Minella
LESSON 2: Climate and geology: In-depth analysis on the geology of Piemonte’s Tertiary Basin; Me.G.A.: history and description – Edmondo Bonelli
LESSON 3: Viticulture: lecture on the other grapes of the Langhe; History, characteristics and agronomic issues; focus on Nebbbiolo – Edoardo Monticelli
LESSON 4: Enology: the evolution of winemaking techniques; Features of grape varieties, with focus on Nebbiolo – Vincenzo Gerbi
LESSON 5: Future challenges and opportunity for the wines of the Langhe: climate change, the new hybrids; economics and developments opportunity – Maurizio Gily

Please note that guided tastings are NOT included.

Course Provider

Barolo & Barbaseco Academy

Delivery Method

On Demand

We aware that event hosts and wine lovers all over the world are feeling the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Many courses have been cancelled or postponed, so please check the course host's website or contact them for the most up to date information.