Name commonly used in the Italian region of Piedmont (also Bric) for the top of a hill. In particular, this refers to a vineyard situated on the top of a hill with a steep slope. Bricco is also often used in wine designations. Other names for qualitatively outstanding areas are Colli, Ronco, Serra, Sori and Vigna. A list of keywords relevant to vines is included under vineyard area.