• Cascina Baricchi: the best Barbaresco you've never tasted

    12 days ago - By Do Bianchi

    Only a few savvy insiders in America know the wines raised by the amazing Natale Baricchi on his family's farm, Cascina Baricchi, on the eastern edge of the Barbaresco appellation.
    Partly because of wine but more so because of our shared passion for guitar (he's got an amazing collection of handmade acoustic guitars, including some Spanish gems), Natale Baricchi, his wife Francesca, and I became good friends two years ago when I was teaching in Piedmont at the Slow Food University of Gastronomic Sciences in Bra.
    Yesterday, the couple hosted me and my Franciacorta bromances Nico Danesi and...
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