Name: Tamellini Start-up year: 1998 Cultivated hectares: 27 Winemaker name: Paolo Caciorgna Address: Via Tamellini, 4 - Soave (VR)
On paper, the founding year of the company dates back to 1998 but are in reality in the past three generations of Tamellini since they started to take an interest in the vineyard .
The grandfather of the two owners was among the members of the fondadori winery Soave , which gave the grapes from its vineyards. In 1998 , Francis and Pius Gaerano Tamellini , the current owners , realizing the enormous potential of their Garganega , they decided to start making wine from their grapes and bottle their wine.
A small company , still family-run , where Pio Francesco Gaetano is engaged in the cellar and in the vineyard .
In the first harvest about 30,000 bottles were produced , immediately sold, we are now around 250,000 bottles a year .
The vineyards , 25 hectares , 23 of which are owned and d2 for rent, extend in a hilly area in the district of domination orgine Soave.
They are all bred to Veronese pergola and used a method of growing a lower environmental impact as possible.