Ronco del Gnemiz

Cantina Ronco Del Gnemiz in Rosazzo, in the province of Udine, produces organic white and red wines from Colli Orientali del Friuli, Sauvignon and Chardonnay and Merlot, Cabernet and Schioppettino.

The history and terroir of Ronco del Gnemiz

The Ronco Del Gnemiz Winery is located on the Rosazzo hill in the municipality of San Giovanni al Natisone in the province of Udine, on the Colli Orientali del Friuli.

This area, spectacular for its landscapes, with its typical terraced land, for the richness of the production of its land and for its history rich in tradition, includes the largest number of native vines in Italy. In several decades, the viticulture of these areas has considerably strengthened, establishing itself on a national and international level.

One of the testimonies of this Italian excellence is Ronco Del Gnemiz, a company born about thirty years ago and managed by Serena Palazzolo and her husband, the oenologist Christian Patat, supported by their sons Zeno Giovanni and Jacopo, which has always been managed according to quality standards. at the highest levels.

The approximately 30 hectares of which 16.5 are planted with vineyards and organic farming, include plants over 60 years of age, which rest on soils characterized by an alternation of marl and sandstone which, together with the climate mitigated by the Julian Prealps and the beneficial influence of the sea, create microclimates particularly favorable to a highly qualified viticulture. The grapes grown are Friulano, Sauvignon and Chardonnay for the whites and Merlot, Cabernet and Schioppettino for the reds.

The Philosophy of Ronco del Gnemiz wines

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The company philosophy and practice is in total respect of the place and territory of belonging, without the use of chemical fertilizers, so much so that in recent years composting is produced independently, which is used according to the needs of the individual sites, in summary. No herbicides and no treatments, or insecticides.

While in the cellar the clusters of white wines undergo delicate pressing and fermentation takes place in wooden containers, without carrying out malolactic fermentation. While the reds ferment in steel with prolonged maceration on the skins and mature for a long time in wood.

The wines of Ronco del Gnemiz

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The offered line consists of a limited but high quality level production. The wines produced by this company are the result of a terroir, that is to say, the combination of soil – climate – vine, particularly favorable and masterfully worked by expert and passionate hands and for the discreet use of the most modern oenological techniques, with pressing soft, cold decanting, fermentation in barrique and with maceration on the skins in steel with long stays in wood.

All these elements combine to create Friulian wines of great character and identity, including the Friulano “San Zuan”, fresh long-limbed and with intense fruit, or the Chardonnay “Sol”, large and complex and with spicy suggestions, to be taken into consideration. citrus, or the Sauvignon “Sol”, which recalls exotic fruit and aromatic herbs, the Sauvignon “Peri”, savory in the mouth and with an eloquent nose, but of great interest among the reds also the Bordeaux blend “dott. Palazzolo ”, of great volume, finesse and elegance, or the monovarietal Merlot“ Sol ”, an explosion of red fruits, soft and enveloping.

But the whole production is to be discovered and is the result of a tradition and a modernity that maintains the integrity of the product and a high standard. Wines that offer unique sensations thanks to a centuries-old DNA and a happy interaction between man-vine-territory.

Chardonnay ‘Sol’ Ronco del Gnemiz

Appellation:Colli Orientali del Friuli DOC
Grapes:Chardonnay 100%

Info& Contacts Ronco del Gnemiz

Address: Via Ronchi, 5, 33048 San Giovanni Al Natisone UD
Tel: +39 348 271 6725
Visit & Tasting: Yes, only on reservation
Direct Sales: Yes