The cooperative (cooperative winery) with attached vinotheque is located in the Germainde Cembra-Lisignano (province of Trento) in the Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige at 700 meters above sea level. It was founded in 1952 on the initiative of some winegrowers and today has more than 400 members who cultivate 300 hectares of vineyards. The operation is according to the international quality standard IFS certified for food, products and service. He has been part of the “La-Vis” group since 2003. Pietro Patton acts as President, Massimo Benetello as Managing Director and as oenologist Ezio Dallagiacoma is responsible.
The steep terraced Vineyards with over 40% slope Tilt reach up to 900 meters above sea level, which is why they are among the highest apply in Trentino. The name derives from its location in the Val di Cembra, on its rocky bottom made of porphyry rock, wines with strong mineral - spicy Notes can arise. Red Pinot Nero ( Pinot Noir ) and Schiava Grossa, as well as the white wines Riesling Renano ( Riesling ), Pinot Bianco ( Pinot Blanc ), Pinot Grigio ( Pinot gris ), Sauvignon ( Sauvignon Blanc ) Müller-Thurgau and Chardonnay grown and processed. The management follows the rules of the Integrated production,
In the wine cellar there are huge pictures of the locations on all walls. The must is extracted using Marmonier presses, as in the used especially for a gentle squeeze are suitable. The product range includes several Still wines and bottle-fermented sparkling wines DOC Trentino, Premium wines of the house are the white wines "Vigna delle Forche" (Müller-Thurgau, fermentation and maturation 10 months in stainless steel and 5 months in bottle) and "Vigna Cancor" (Riesling, fermentation and maturation 10 months in stainless steel and 7 months in bottle) , as well as the red wine "Vigna Saosent" (Pinot Nero, 12 to 18 months in Tonneau and and 6 months in bottle). Around 300,000 bottles of wine are produced annually.
|2017||Vins extremes 2017 July||TRENTINO DOC MÜLLER THURGAU “VIGNA DELLE FORCHE“ 2016||Gold|