The history begins at the end of the 60’s. Rino after the Enological School made the decision to produce wine; the first step was purchasing house and cellar in the Cotta’ cru and the surrounding vineyards. At the beginning just few hectares , that only after many efforts became the 18 hectares in ones of the greatest vineyards in Barbaresco. The estate has five vineyards of Barbaresco, Currà, Cottà, Fausoni, Pajorè and Basarin, Dolcetto Bric del Salto, Barbera Pairolero and Mate’, a red wine produced with a grape called Brachetto. Today, Rino and his wife Anna togheter their sons Andrea and Elena, who continue their work with the same passion and dedication.

Total annual production: 85.000 btl
Barbaresco annual production: 25.000 btl


Barbaresco DOCG Basarin
Barbaresco DOCG Pajorè
Barbaresco DOCG Fausoni
Barbaresco DOCG Currà
Barbaresco DOCG Cottà
Barbaresco DOCG Riserva
Barbera DOC Pairolero
Dolcetto d’Alba DOC Bric del Salto
Langhe Nebbiolo DOC

Visits in the cellar


Visits and tastings in the cellar are not available

Contacts and Maps

Loc. Cottà 18, 12052 Neive (CN)
Tel 0173 635186 – Fax 0173 635186
Email: info@sottimano.it
Web: www.sottimano.it