Recioto has an ancient history that dates back to the Romans.
In Roman times it was not called Recioto di Soave but from some poems of Plinio il Vecchio, he explained different recipes about how to prepare the “Vinum Passum” (sweet,
The Soave wine region and its denomination (DOC) is divided in two areas: classic and extended.
The classical area is called that way to underline its historical origin.
The name classico can only be used by the wines that are produced with
Cantina del Castello is a winery located in the heart of Soave. This little medieval town has about 7 thousand people and it is a real pearl located 20 km from Verona and 80 from Venice.
The rich soil and volcanic
2020 has not been easy for the whole world.
Regarding Italian wineries there has been some updates related to the quantities of fruit per hectare that each winery can produce.
Some DOC consortium, like the one in Soave, decided to reduce the