The Buttafuoco Poggio della Guerra 2007 Reserve won the Douja D’Or label at the Asti Competition in 2011. The award had come back home 60 years after the Diana Winery’s Rosso Castana had won the Diploma of Merit in 1951.

Asti 1951: Rosso Castana (red)

Angelo Diana came down from the hills and got on the train with his 6 bottles of mature red wine to go to a wine competition in Asti, a wine-growing area where the heavy Piemontese reds hold sway. He was surprised to win 1st prize, a tribute to the quality…