It all happened in Bubbio, a small village nestled in the heart of the Asti Langa, where the vine has roots going back to Roman times. Its origins date back to 173 BC, when the legions of the Consul Popilio Lenante conquered these areas.
After buying the nine hectares of vineyards surrounding Cascina Pastori in 2004, things started moving and the new winery, conceived with the utmost respect for its surroundings, was opened in 2006. However, it was a “casual” meeting in July 2010 that enabled the estate to broaden its perspective.
The moment when Colombo and oenologist Riccardo Cotarella came into contact marked the start of the new era of Azienda Vitivinicola Colombo Antonio e Figli, in which Andrea oversees the winery’s daily activities.
Colombo - Cascina Pastori pictures