Nuova Cappelletta is an organic estate primarily focused on quality wine making and vineyard management.
Also “Piemontese” cattle breeding and cereal growing are carried out at the farm, as part of a sustainable farming approach.
The farm is located in Vignale Monferrato, Italy, ad it covers 210 HA (519 acres) of hilly landscape. Of these about 20 HA (50 acres) are vineyards.
Nuova Cappelletta grows grapes traditional to Piedmont, selected and improved through the years.
The varieties are Grignolino, Barbera, Freisa, Nebbiolo, Cortese and Chardonnay.
Only grapes from the farm's own vineyards are used as ingredients to the DOC certified wines of Nuova Cappelletta wines.
The entire estate is a certified for organic farming since 1986 and all its produce meets the Demeter standards for biodynamic agriculture. According to these principles, the farm is managed for sustainability, and all activities are interconnected.
As an example, culture rotation and cattle manure together with the divesrsified cultivations are fundamental to maintain a well balanced and sustainable land fertility.