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Tenuta Santa Maria

The Bertani Family Estates boast a secular enological past dedicated to the production of excellent wines, particularly linked to the Veronese territory. The Estates, located in three Veronese valleys, are the expression of tradition and family dedication in the viticulture of important Veronese DOC, through the growth of vineyards with high-density methods and the use of advanced methods and techniques.

The wines produced by Bertani Family are characterized by balance, elegance and great potential for aging in the bottle.


Villa Mosconi Bertani, headquarter of the Estate and historic cellar of the family, is located few minutes far from Verona, in Arbizzano di Negrar in the very heart of Valpolicella, surrounded by vineyards where Amarone Classico and Valpolicella Ripasso born. The architectural complex built in Novare has always been dedicated to enological production and since 1800 its vineyards has been cultivated following high-density methods. The structure follows the standards of Villa Veneta, including the barns for grapes drying and the sixteenth century cellars dedicated to wood aging. Nowadays the Bertani Family continues the centenary tradition of these fascinating places, maintaining priority the enhancement of the terroirs and varietal clones, applying advanced techniques and organically cultivation methods.

Tenuta Santa Maria
loc. Novare, 1
Arbizzano di Negrar
045 602 880 2
Initiative sponsored by the Rural Development Programme 2007-2016 for the Veneto region, Axis 4 - Leader.
Responsible Organism of information: Valpolicella Wine Route
Managin authority: Veneto Region Management Plans and Programmes of the Primary Sector.