Rosa for Rosa Regale and Principessa Gavia. This certification confirms the high standards we have always upheld at Vigne Regali and the attention to detail that is the hallmark of excellence in fine winemaking.”
Vigne Regali, acquired and refurbished by the Mariani family in 1979, was founded in 1890 as Bruzzone Cellars and was regionally famous for its sparkling wines. Today the better known wines that it produces include Rosa Regale Brachetto d’Acqui, Principessa Gavia Gavi, Principessa Perlante, Banfi Brut Metodo Classico, and L’Ardí Dolcetto d’Acqui. It is the sister winery of Castello Banfi in Montalcino, Tuscany, which in addition to ISO 9001:2000, is also certified for ISO 14001 and SA8000 for its exceptional environmental, ethical and social responsibility.
“Our dedication to a finer wine world has always been more than just a motto,” said Ms. Mariani-May. “Four generations of Banfi family stewardship have kept that philosophy in focus, building alwa