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Itinerary 5: Wines of Monte Rosa

The local Nebbiolo (red wine), sovereign of the burning ridges, shows an outstanding character.

Wines of Monte Rosa

The mountain is outlined by vines on the adret, its sunny slope, where the grape is warmed from the early hours of the morning until sunset.

 

 

 

 

 

  • District capital: Donnas, 1987 wine city
  • Length of itinerary: 35 km over 8 municipalities
  • No. of associates: 7
  • Signage: to be placed
  • Wine heritage: realm of Picotendro, and Valdostan Nebbiolo
  • Significant vineyards: Montjovet vineyards, Plan de Ville vineyards, vineyards and barmet from Rovarey to Ronc
Wines produced along the itinerary

Wine producers

Bonin Dino

Private winemaker Arnad
Wine business and distillery of Bonin Dino
The business is able to offer a range of wines that cover the full range of a meal, from the aperitifs to the desserts.

Caves Coopératives de Donnas

Cooperative cellar Donnas
Caves Coopératives de Donnas
In 1971 a group of wine growers established a cooperative with the goal of protecting and guaranteeing the quality of the wine.

La Kiuva

Cooperative cellar Arnad
Arnad, Aosta Valley: Cooperative La Kiuva
The cooperative was founded in 1975: there are seven municipalities involved with annual production reaching 70,000 bottles.

Hotel

Hotel Cré Forné3 stars

Itinerary 5

Ayas

Hotel Cre Forne
A little paradise immersed in the ski slopes in winter and surrounded, in summer, by luxuriant nature kissed by the sun.

Hotel Lo Scoiattolo3 stars

Itinerary 5

Gressoney-La-Trinité

Hotel Lo Scoiattolo
Set in Gressoney La Trinité at the foot of Monte Rosa Lo Scoiattolo is a hotel where relax merge with the exquisite hospitality of the owners.

Hotel Lyshaus3 stars

Itinerary 5

Gressoney-Saint-Jean

Hotel lyshaus
Located a ten minute walk from the center of the village, 600 m. from the Weissmatten plantings and 100 m. from the downhill ski slope.