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TAMELLINI

Address:Via Tamellini, 4 37038 COSTEGGIOLA -SOAVE VR

Owner:Gaetano and Pio Francesco Tamellini

Year of establishment:1998

Average annual production:260,000 (bottles)

Total vineyard extension (hectares):30

Planted varietals and extension (hectares):Garganega - 30 ha

Vine training system:
"pergola" (traditional trellissing system)
Guyot

Cultivation method in the vineyard:grass is left on the aisles between the rows of vines

Type of viticulture:integrated/sustainable

Harvest period:From the mid of September, to the mid of October

Agronomist:Federico Curtaz

Oenologist:Paolo Caciorgna

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History

The members of the Tamellini family have been vignerons for three generations. The estate is managed by the two brothers Gaetano and Pio who make wonderful Soave DOC and Soave Classico DOC  from 26 hectares of Garganega. This grape variety finds its natural habitat on these hills due to the composition of the soil, the excellent exposure and the mild climate.
The practices in the vineyards are strictly environment friendly: integrated insect and disease control is followed. Copper and sulphur base products are utilised in prevalence. No fertilizers are used. Natural cover crops (grass cover) are left on the aisles between the rows of vines. The soil is not tilled and the turf is left in place. The use of insecticides is substituted by the “sexual confusion” practice .
The cellar was built in 1998 and all the wines are vinified and matured in steel.
Gaetano and Pio now also make a delicious Spumante Metodo Classico (100% Garganega and made with the traditional method). 

WINES by this producer

Wine name:Millesimato Extra Brut

Appellation:SPUMANTE VSQ

Zone:Costeggiola - Soave (province of Verona)

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Wine name:Soave

Appellation:SOAVE DOC

Zone:Costeggiola - Soave (province of Verona)

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Wine name:Soave Classico Le Bine De Costiola

Appellation:SOAVE CLASSICO DOC

Zone:Costeggiola - Soave (province of Verona)

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