Poli Museo della Grappa

Poli Grappa Museum

Poli Distillerie

Poli Distillerie


"The aristocracy of Grappa"

We have wondered quite often if it exists the possibility to outline a set of criteria to determine the aristocracy of grappa, which is an absolute hierarchy of product quality. With the approval of Presidential Decree 297, of 16 July 1997 establishing the new rules for the production and marketing of brandies and it pays particular attention to grappa, fixing more in detail the Italian exclusivity...



Luigi Odello – Oenologist. Born in 1951 in Murazzano, near Cuneo. At twenty, he becomes oenotechnician at the Alba School and soon after, starts working in a company active in the field of adjuvants, technologies, and publications for the wine & food industry. His career achievements culminate with office of Chief Sales Director. In his professional capacity, in addition to duties on the National market, he has supervised and assisted the French, Spanish and Austrian branches of his company, gaining a deep knowledge of the beverages and food world of these Countries. He further extended his knowledge with several trips to the United Kingdom, Germany, the United States of America and almost all East-European Countries. In 1990, after 17 years of work for the same Company, he founded a consulting firm focused on beverages and food products, dealing primarily with quality systems, sensory analysis, technological innovation, and communication.

  • Title:
    • L'aristocrazia della Grappa
  • Author:
    • Odello Luigi
  • Year:
    • 1998