Treviso - Veneto - Italy
Here, history and tradition merge with technology and love. Conti Riccati located in the rolling hills outside of Castelfranco Veneto in the province of Treviso. The rich countryside, in the heart of the Veneto region, is birth place to some delicious and memorable wines. The Conte Riccati estate sits on 18 pristine hectares that have been passed down for generations, belonged to the Riccati family since the 14th Century. The estates current owners, Valperto Azzoni, his wife and their 4 fun loving children are the direct descendants of the Riccati family and they have the same enthusiasm and respect for the land, that their ancestors had in the past.
Conti Riccati grows mostly Glera, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir. They are known for their Prosecco. The winemaker, Salvatore Lovo and the agronomist, Giovanni Pascarella take great pride in making the wines and tending the vineyards for the family.