The estate is located in the municipality of Manzano (province of Udine) in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, The centuries-old origin lies in an estate that was owned by the Counts of Trento for many generations. The wines were delivered to many aristocratic rulers in the Habsburg Empire of Austria-Hungary and to France. The farm has been owned by the Borghese family since 1984. It is managed by Roberta Borghese, who has gained practical experience at renowned wineries in France, California and Italy. She is supported by the daughters Nicole and Lisa. Ivan Sant is responsible as cellar master.
The entire property covers 40 hectares and is divided into the Ronc di Scossai and Ronc di Subule areas, which enclose the wine cellar (20 ha) and Ronc di Rosazzo (20 ha). There is also an olive growing. The vineyards cover 20 hectares on a mineral salt-rich soil, which is referred to here as "Ponca". You are with the white wines Chardonnay, Friulano ( Sauvignonasse ) Picolit, Pinot Grigio ( Pinot gris ) Ribolla Gialla. Sauvignon Blanc, as well as with the red wine varieties Cabernet Franc. Cabernet Sauvignon. Merlot. pignolo and Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso planted. A selective hand picking takes place in small cassettes.
The product range includes DOC / DOCG wines Colli Orientali del Friuli with sub-area Ribolla Gialla di Rosazzo, Colli Orientali del Friuli Picolit and Rosazzo, The premium wines of the house are Friulano (with very low yields from the oldest vineyards, fermentation and expansion in 45 hl wooden barrels), Ellegri Bianco (cuvée made from wines fermented with berry contact from Friulano, Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Picolit) and Merlot Ronc di Subule (with 12 days of maceration and 12 months of aging in new French barriques). Around 200,000 bottles of wine are produced annually, of which around half are exported to Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Belgium, Australia and Canada. The winery is a member of the Consorzio Italia del Vino association.