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TERRITORY

Lombardy, is one of the richest Italian regions regarding natural, historical and cultural wonders, it stretches over 1070 km square,The OLTREPÒ PAVESE, a territory which forms a triangle "shaped almost like a bunch of grapes", which on the right bank of the River Po, set amongst the regions of Piedmont, Liguria and Emilia up to the ridges of the Apennines at an altitude of 1,724 meters with Mount Lesima.

To the south we find Pavia, the ancient capital of the Lombardy Kingdom, the Oltrepo's rolling hills stretch between 200 to 600 m. asl, Covering an area of 13,500 hectares, crossing the 45° northern parallel with the 9° east meridian 5000 km between the North Pole and the Equator.

This territory, with an unique microclimate together with the characteristics of the terroir makes this area ideal for obtaining high quality wines.

In the heart of the Oltrepò at 500 meters above sea level, the winemakers Marchesi di Montalto have been producing wines since 1890, The vineyards are dominated by the impressive castle of the Count Balduinos.

At 25 km south of the main town PAVIA, 45 km from Milan and only 10 minutes from the exit of Casteggio, Along the TURIN-PIACENZA motorway, you will find yourselves immersed in these bygone landscapes, where culture and man's passion transmit intense emotions.

Valle del Riesling