Day excursion Piave wines route, a site close to Venice with a long wine tradition.
DAY EXCURSION PIAVE WINES ROUTE
The territory of the Piave DOC wines extends within a vast plain. First of all, it borders in the south with the Adriatic Sea. Hence, in the northwest, we find the hills of Conegliano and Montello. Furthermore, the Friuli is in the north-east. And the river Piave flows in this vast plain from the Dolomite mountains to the Adriatic sea. Therefore, this river has the right composition of the soil. And for sure this is the perfect solution to grow magnificent vines.
THE VENETIAN REPUBLIC
Most of all, in the past, the Venetians brought in the territory ideas, and also knowledge. And now, as a result, just around the beautiful villas we find hectares of vineyards. For sure most of them which belonged to the nobles of the Serenissima.
THE DOC PIAVE WINES
And about the products, the sorts of the DOC Piave Wines are different. Hence, we find the Cabernet, the Cabernet Sauvignon and the Chardonnay. Also the Merlot, the Pinot (Black, White and Grey), the Tocai, and Verduzzo. But the authentic flag of the viticulture and enology in this land is the Raboso. Most relevant, it is a native vine whose first traces of cultivation date back to the seventeenth century.
We can find the other wine regions of the Veneto in our section reserved to “Wine and Food“.