Bruno Giacosa

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Bruno Giacosa (1929 – 21 January 2018) was an Italian wine producer. He was born in the village Neive in Piemonte. He produced a number of Barbaresco and Barolo wines, as well as bottlings of Arneis, Barbera, Dolcetto and a sparkling wine. Giacosa was considered a traditionalist. He has been described as the "Genius of Neive".[1][2]

Giacosa died at his home in Alba, Piemonte of complications from a stroke on 21 January 2018 at the age of 88.[3]

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  1. Belfrage, Nicolas (1999). Barolo to Valpolicella, The Wines of Northern Italy. New York: Faber & Faber. pp. 88–89. ISBN 9781840009019.
  2. O'Keefe, Kerin, The Wine News (October/November 2006). Barbaresco Breaks Rank
  3. "Barbaresco Winemaker Bruno Giacosa Dies at 88". Wine Spectator. Retrieved 22 January 2018.