From the highlands of Langa, the white heart of Braida: 10 years of Doc for the Langhe Nascetta “La Regina”, the Serra dei Fiori Queen

Braida is Barbera and traditional red wines. Giacomo Bologna always said: “What color is flowing in your veins? If it is red, then it is Barbera”. But what happens when a Barbera family comes across an ancient white grape variety, indigenous to the Langa, an almost extinct variety but with a great potential like Nascetta? It…

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Moscato d’Asti Braida on InsideHook

Moscato d’Asti Braida on InsideHook   Giacomo Bologna – Braida Moscato d’Asti (Piemonte): This delightful Moscato is fruity, frizzante and 4.5% alcohol — very handy after drinking Corliss Cab. The orange blossom and peach flavors will be a great foil for apple and pumpkin desserts. – John Slover   Download MOSCATO D’ASTI THANKSGIVING 2019

Brachetto d’Acqui Braida on Forbes

On Forbes our Brachetto d’Acqui Docg.   For a sparkling red to pair with dessert, my top selection is the Giacomo Bologna Braida Brachetto d’Aqui ($15-$18). This elegant, sweet wine is incredibly fragrant – imagine a mixed berry explosion in a rose garden! There is vibrant, intense red fruit and a pleasant sweetness that makes this wine…

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Braida: December openings

On December 8th, our cellar will be closed. We will be open every day including Saturday 21 December (visits take place from 9.30 to 12.30 and from 14.30 to 17.30. Book required). Sunday 22 December we will be open until 1pm. From Monday 23 December to 6 January we will be closed for the holidays…

Tom Hyland on Forbes: Limonte Grignolino

“Grignolino, Piedmont’s Alluring Red Wine”: Tom Hyland about Grignolino on Forbes. Braida Grignolino d’Asti “Limonte” 2018 – Bright garnet; attractive aromas of wild strawberry, maraschino cherry and allspice. Medium-bodied with very good concentration. Medium-full tannins, high acidity and distinct notes of sage and oregano in the finish. This needs food, and would be best paired…