About Tenuta Terraviva
Terraviva lies on the wonderful and pristine hills of Tortoreto, in the province of Teramo, the bright and perfect scenario to create wines that are able to represent the territory, strong like the land where they belong and inspired by the Adriatic sea and wind. Land suitable breathing fresh air and enjoying excellent exposure to the sun.
In the cellar the grapes are vinified, accompanied and interpreted, not upset and humiliated, a winning combination that gave the name to the estate: the land that lives If wisely treated and respected, can give unique products, which are definitely keepers.
The harvesting is made by hand, without breaking the bunches, our grapes do not undergo any chemical or weeding treatment, and no additives, sugar or enzymes are added.
Fermentation is natural, just adding natural vineyard yeasts.
Very basic processing of the soil, grapes and wine, and no chemical preservatives are used or adulterations are made by men.
When you know your land and your work place, the result is unpredictable and amazing.
- Certified Organic by Suolo e Salute
This grower-maker grows all their own grapes.
- Size of their farm: 22 (ha)
- Size of farm under vine: 19 (ha)
- All grapes are dry-farmed. None of this grower’s vineyards are irrigated.
- All grapes are harvested manually.
- Average production of wine: 80.000 (btl)