Best winemaker of the year 1971: Francesco Borgogno

Written by Silvia Borgogno on 03 March 2015

Every August, more than forty years, La Morra celebrates the King of Wines with an event in his honor: “The party of the Barolo wine in his land.

Just on this occasion, in the summer of ’71, Francesco Borgogno was awarded the title of “Buon Vignaioloofficial recognition conferred for having distinguished himself in wine production, hard work, passion and dedication that characterized the family’s Borgogno in the production of their wines.

This certificate demonstrates once again the historical importance of the Borgogno’s winerys as undisputed star of  La Morra. The love and respect of its territory and traditional family values, essential ingredients for obtaining genuine wines and high quality, are an important legacy inherited from the exemplary work of Francesco.