Tag Archives: Italy

Producer Profile: de Forville

de Forville

The De Forville family immigrated to Italy from the Wallonia region of Belgium in 1848. However, the De Forville winery was founded in 1860 by Gioacchino de Forville in the heart of the village of Barbaresco. A dedicated follower of the teachings of celebrated oenologist Domizio Cavazza of Royal Oenological School of Alba, Gioacchino was dedicated and focused on quality. ... Read More »

Producer Profile : Le Vigne di Zamo

Le Vigne di Zamo

The Zamo family love affair with wine began in 1924 when Luigi Zamo opened an osteria at Manzano, a small town in the heart of the Friuli region. Growing up serving local wine to customers, his son Tulio was inspired to make his own wine under the label Le Vigne di Zamo. He realized his dream in 1978 when he ... Read More »

Producer Profile: Ca’Furlan Prosecco

Alessandro Furlan

Italian slang for “House of Furlan”, Ca’Furlan is celebrated for its classic and thoroughly enjoyable sparkling Prosecco wines. Commonly believed to be the modern “Riabolla” wine, a favorite of Pliny the Elder, Prosecco has long been an Italian favorite and is celebrated around the world today as a delicious alternative to French Champagne. The Ca’Furlan Proseccos are a non-vintage blend ... Read More »