CANTINA DI VENOSA – BASILICATA – ITALY
Venosa is one of the most beautiful, ancient and interesting tourist resorts in Italy, rich in history and art, the birthplace of the poet Orazio Flacco and Prince Carlo Gesualdo da Venosa.
Venosa is the home of one of the most renowned wineries in southern Italy: Cantina di Venosa.
The winery boasts a rich tradition, which has led it to grow over the years. Founded in 1957, with a few partners, today it has about 350 (most of Venosa and the neighboring municipalities) that care for 800 hectares of vineyards.
Ownership: Cooperative of producers
Oenological management: Donato Gentile
Agronomic management: Rocco Manieri
Viticulture: integrated pest management
Vineyard hectares: 800
Bottles produced: 1,500,000
Direct sales: yes
Visits to the company: yes
Foundation year: 1957