Tunella work with both classic international and local varieties, which each show the stunning, characteristic viscosity and purity of fruit for which the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia region is famous. These exceptionally expressive wines are made with great care and attention from tiny yields. They are sought-after the world over and can command well-deserved, premium prices.
"Confident, dramatic, a little fussy in the vineyard; Ribolla Gialla is a ‘diva’ of a grape and one of the great white varietals that are indigenous to the Friuli region."
It is hard to imagine a more exciting or varied wine-producing country than Italy. With a vibrant winemaking history spanning over 2,000 years, and vineyards stretching from the Alps through the Appenine mountains to Sicily, the Italian peninsula is home to an enormous range of climates, topographies and soil typeshosting hundreds of distinctive grapes unique to Italy.