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Santa Sofia

Presentation
Established in 1811, the Santa Sofia winery has headquarter and cellars in Pedemonte, north of Verona (Italy), near the city of Romeo and Juliet, in the noble villa designed by Andrea Palladio in the sixteenth century in one of the most beautiful areas and temperate regions of the Valpolicella Classico: Villa Santa Sofia, formerly known as Villa Sarego.

Since 1996 Villa Santa Sofia is included in the UNESCO World Heritage along with other villas built by the architect Andrea Palladio.

Already in the mid-800, the company was known for the excellent quality of its wines. The wines are produced from grapes carefully selected coming from the most suited and best exposed hillsides in the surrounding area. Red wines are well balanced and have great body. White wines are fresh with delicate bouquets. Both are the fruit of a superb marriage between age-old traditions and experience and the invaluable contribution of modern technology.

Delicate pressing and low temperature fermentation are the rule for all wines that carry the Santa Sofia brand. White wines are maintained in modern steel containers.

Great red wines, after solemn and slow ageing in barrels made of Slavonia and Allier oak, undergo final refining in the bottle.

Finesse, elegance, balance and a great pairing with food characterize the style of the company, which produces wines of the Valpolicella (Amarone, Ripasso, Recioto, Valpolicella), as well as of the most suitable DOC zones of the province of Verona, Soave, Bardolino, Lugana, Custoza.

The winery produces an average of 550,000 bottles of wine per year and is present with its wines in more than 50 countries worldwide.


Products Company

Amarone della Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico De Divino Palladio 2003
Gioè Amarone della Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico 2007
Gioè Amarone della Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico
Amarone della Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico
Arlèo I.G.T. Rosso del Veronese
Predaia I.G.T. Cabernet Sauvignon
Montegradella Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico Superiore
Valpolicella Ripasso D.O.C. Superiore
Merlot Corvina Veneto I.G.T.
Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico
Bardolino D.O.C. Classico
Bardolino Chiaretto D.O.C. Classico
Soave D.O.C. Classico Montefoscarino
Custoza D.O.C. Montemagrin
Pinot Grigio Garda D.O.C. Le Calderare
Lugana D.O.C.
Recioto della Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico
Recioto di Soave D.O.C.G. Classico
Santa Sofia Brut Spumante Naturale
Grappa di Amarone La Morbida
Grappa di Amarone Barricata
Olio Extra Vergine di Oliva della Valpolicella

 

CONTACTS
Santa Sofia
Via Cà Dedè, 61
Pedemonte di San Pietro in Cariano
045 770 107 4
045 770 107 4
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.