The winery is located in Capriva del Friuli (province of Gorizia) in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
, It belongs to the possession of the Istitutio Adele Cerruti. The name goes back to a nobleman who had built an orphanage in the former residence of Countess Elvine of Zahoni. Her husband Théodore de La Tour en Voivre had once planted at this point various vines imported from his native France. Today mainly wine, but also cereals and fruit are grown. The proceeds are used for charitable purposes. Viticulture is the responsibility of Gianni Menotti. The premium wines are different DOC wines Collio Goriziano
(Merlot Count de la Tour, Friulano, Chardonnay Countess de La Tour, Malvasia Istriana and Ribolla Gialla).