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"Entering the heart of the hill under the magical Juliet's castle to discover her treasure. A unique and fascinating experience to learn how Romeo and Juliet's sparkling wine is born."
The caves and their thousand misteries, cold and dark hollow places underground reigned by silence and the unreal mysterious time perception which seems to have stopped. Juliet's caves lie under the castle, they were a precious raw materials source for Andrea Palladio's magnificent works, they still...
The classic method
"When we uncork a bottle of Bellaguardia sparkling wine, the years of meticulous work can be seen in the cheerful vivacity and perfection of its bubbles."
A productive ritual that reaches perfection thanks to its slow and precise stages. Thus, when we uncork a bottle of Bellaguardia sparkling wine, the years of meticulous work can be seen in the cheerful vivacity and perfection of its bubbles.The Classic Method is a process that requires plenty of tim...
... it is indeed our hands which make the difference in our winery, we use them starting from the manual harvest in crates to the disgorgement also manually made, bottle after bottle.
Passion leads us in all the things we do. Wine is the result of the harmonious relation between man and nature. A fertile soil and perfect climate conditions would not be enough, in fact, if passion did not lead the winegrower and winemaker's hands.It is indeed our hands which make the difference in...
Romeo and Juliet's castles
"Romeo and Juliet's story is a love story first of all. It is love the central experience in every man's life"
The castles of Bellaguardia and della Villa look at each other on Montecchio Maggiore hill. They are also known as Romeo and Juliet's castles, the two unlucky passionate lovers whose legend was narrated by the count Luigi Da Porto. He was from Vicenza, vicar in Arzignano, town fortifications strateg...
Territory: vineyard and passion
"We have always believed that to make an extraordinary sparkling wine is necessary to start with excellent grapes which can mature in ideal climatic conditions and ideal terroir."
A tropical sea, a little more than an atoll on the surface. Suddenly the explosions occur. Fish, different organisms, corals deposit at the bottom of the sea. The volcanic eruptions start. Pangea, the one and only big Earth splits up, the waters drift away and the continental land masses emerge from...
History: 1920. The "Champagnetto" of the castles
"According to the ancient Romans good wine was produced wherever there was a castle."
According to the ancient Romans good wine was produced wherever there was a castle.This could quite easily refer to the hill where the Castles of Montecchio Maggiore stand, where the "liquer of the vine" obtained several certificates and awards at shows.When Lonigo was a small "capital city"of Basso...
Under Romeo and Juliet castles in Montecchio Maggiore, at the edge of the city of Vicenza, you expect to find everything but a "Metodo Classico" sparkling wine, yes, the real one, with secondary fermentation in bottle, the Italian "Champagne" so to speak. Marco Caltran and Isidoro Maccagnan have...