This cuvee is named for a childhood friend of Napoléon Bonaparte, who served under the Empire and spent several years as a diplomat in Naples. He was faithful to the end, and fought at Napoléon’s side in the Battle of Waterloo.
Made from a blend of Vermentinu, Rossola Bianca, Biancu Gentile, Genevose and Brustiano in descending order of percentage of the blend all planted in the early 1960’s in granite based soils. Vinified in tank and aged in older 600 litre demi-muid barrels.
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