It is since the beginning of 1900 that Azienda Agricola F.lli Degani has dedicated their full effort to wine growing, but it is only since 970 that they have started making wine ad selling it in the Province of Verona.
With the retirement of Sante Degani ad the approach of the younger members of the family the three nephews, Aldo Degani, Luca Degani and Zeno Degani changed course and aimed for new achievements. Aldo with the help of Luca, now take care of the winemaking whereas Zeno is now responsible of the vineyards.
Since 1988 the Azienda Agricola F.lli Degani has dedicated their work and effort to produce high quality wines, commercialise them both on the national and international markets and build the winery’s brands and image.
Hard work, dedication and consistency have begun to pay back and in 1996 most of the well known Italians wine guides as Gambero Rosso, Vini di Veronelli, AIS (Associazione Italiana Sommelier), Merum in Switzerland, Der Feinschmecker in Germany and news papers such as La Repubblica and Corriere della Sera have since wrote and rated Deganis wines.
Azienda Agricola Flli Degani is a family run firm therefore all the activities, from picking grapes, Winemaking and bottling in the cellar to selling the final product are conducted by members of the Degani family.
Azienda Agricola Flli Degani vineyards are located on the hills around Verona at 120 – 180 meters a.s.l. in the heart of the wine producing area denominated as Valpolicella Classica. The exposure of the vineyards is North – South to allow a better penetration of the su.
The types of grape cultivated are Corvina 45% – Rondinella 45 % – other varieties cover 10 % of annual crop.