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Winery Lazzari

Giovanni and Dario s.s.
Via Mella, 49 – Capriano del Colle
Tel. e Fax 030.9747387
www.lazzarivini.it
info@lazzarivini.it
Opened from Monday to Saturday 8am-12am / 2pm-6pm
Car park: 20 for cars

Winery
Winery Lazzari is situated in Capriano del Colle, small town near Montenetto, an alluvial and clay hill that stays in the middle of “bassa Bresciana”, 12 km from the south of Brescia. Montenetto, that has an elevation between 150 and 170 meters above sea level, has a clay soil and a particular microclimate, traditionally devoted to quality viticulture
Winery Lazzari is extended on 6 hectares all over the hill, instead of buildings that are situated in the old town center of Capriano del Colle
For three generations our productions have been characterized by a mixed agriculture, centred on grain growth, zootechnics and wine production.
In 1993, winery passed over to third generation: Giovanni and Dario. Since 1993 Lazzari Brothers has been pointing to wine-producing specialization, abandoning other agricultural fields to invest only in the production of high quality wines. So the extension of planted surface and the renovation of vineyards with the transformation from pergola “bresciana” to modern methods of “growing” such as Guyot and Spurred Cordon, are evolutive steps essential for a qualitative improvement.
Lazzari Brothers use an “integrated” viticulture, adhering to programmes of respect for environment subsidized by European Community with OCM Wine (ex 2078, ex Measure F integration 1.1).
Productive philosophy focuses on respect of environment, maximizing the expression of couple variety of vine-environment. The attention for vineyards is centred on careful and detailed agronomic interventions depending on different necessities of plants and according to commercial typology.
In 1995 there was the first extension of wine cellar.
Particular specialization led to regards from enological critics and also commercially speaking.
In 2005 another extension of wine cellars focused the investment both on technological structures and on departments, commercial and receiving. In fact, thanks to this extension, the winery can offer hospitality for customers and for business wine-tasting (AIS, ONAV and Route of Wine, Hills of Longobards)
Productions
About 22000 bottles of wine are produced every year with a positive upward trend at the expense of table cask wine.
Wine is divided in:
Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 7000 bottles. Wine made of Trebbiano di Soave (85%) and Chardonnay (15%)
Capriano del Colle Red D.O.C. 7000 bottles. Wine made of Sangiovese, Marzemino, Barbera and Merlot.
Capriano del Colle Red Reserve D.O.C. “Reserve of angels” 2000 bottles. Wine made of Sangiovese, Marzemino, Barbera and Merlot.
Marzemino pure IGT Montenetto. 2000 bottles
Spumante Brut Method Classic. 2000 bottles
Moscato sweet “Sweet Thought”. 2000 bottles
Grappa of Montenetto

Rewards
In 1997: gold medal in the national contest Douja d’or of Asti with Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 1996.
In 2003: gold medal in the national contest Douja d’or of Asti with Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 2002. In 2006: gold medal in the national contest Douja d’or of Asti with Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 2005,
In 2006: Mention on the Guide of Wines of “Espresso” 2007 with Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 2005, one of the best twenty wines in Lombardy
In 2006: gold medal in the national contest Douja d’or of Asti with Capriano del Colle Red D.O.C. “Reserve of Angels” 2003.
In 2007: gold medal in the national contest Douja d’or of Asti with Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 2006.
In 2007: gold medal in the national contest Wine for Fishing of Ancona with Capriano del Colle White D.O.C. 2006.
In 2007: label “quality-price” on Guide to Daily Wine Slow Food.
In 2007: Mention on the Guide “AIS Vin Plus 2008”.
In 2007: Mention on the Guide Luca Maroni” 2008.
In 2007: Mention on the Guide of “Espresso” 2008

Every year the winery participates in the initiative “Open Cellar” and in the international exposition of Vinitaly in Verona.
3-4 annual wine-tasting with groups of “Routes of Wine, Hills of Longobards”.
The winery can host groups up to 50 people in its tasting room, with guided tour in the cellar and combination of food and wine with gastronomic local products.