In Malabaila’s Archive, bunch 69, of the year 1583, we read: “Registro dei possessi del Conte Malabaila per la masseria delli Merli: terra con viti al pendente di Vallaretto di giornate cinque e steri due”.
Vineyard belonging to the possession of Cascina Vallaretto, property of Canale Malabaila’s Counts from 1583, year of purchase by Roero’s Counts (Malabaila’s archive, bunch 69).
In the year 1508 the Count Daniele Channel Malabaila buys “im montem Bonvicini terram, gerbum, boscum et pratum cum motta ibidem existente…”
Birbet (the rascal) is the name that distinguishes Brachetto wine produced in the Roero, obtained from the Brachetto long cluster. Birbet was always been considered the wine for the party, “the women’s wine”. It also boasts historical attentions of his presence in the area: the …