Eleonora and Luigi are the great winemakers of Crealto. Also they have a charming Bed and Breakfast which is welcome to accomodate you should you choose to visit them. Their wines are born out of a dream where they had the desire to leave the concrete city and find a life more in harmony with nature. We believe a desire more and more people share - especially in today environment.
The wines from Crealto are produced in harmony with nature, trying to intervene as little as possible and ensuring the terroir is reflected in the wines as much as possible. Therefore, no new wood is used during the affinage of the wines, just old wood vessels, stainless steel and amphora.
All the wines are fermented spontaneously using the native yeasts and maceration takes about three weeks for all the wines except the Flora white wine.
The vineyards of Crealto are in based in Barbera central land as it can be considered. The main grapevarieties cultivated on their territories are Barbera, Nebbiolo and Gignolino.
The wines of Crealto show great versatility and pure expression of the local terroir. For example, Marcaleone is really a beautiful example of Grignolino that can be drunk at various occasions as it is crips and light yet very perfumed with nice tannins. Find out for yourself how versatile their beautiful wines are and let us know.