With a carefully selected variety of wine grapes chosen from over 30 hectares of vineyards located in the municipality of Bertinoro, an area that is unparalleled for its climatic conditions and geological characteristics, Celli vineyards has been able to establishe a consistent level of control over its production methods and its wines.
Utilizing advanced integrated protection system, without the use of chemical herbicides, Celli vineyards have been able to establish a modern approach to winemaking that negates many of the negative processes often associated with more tech centered viniculture. This is seen throughout the grapes processing which utilizes modern technologies to enhance the organoleptic qualities of the grapes.
The vineyards location in Bertinoro, with its magnificent views to the sea and the rolling countryside, is also a historical hamlet that has retained many of its ancient charm, with narrow cobblestone streets reminiscent of days gone by. The wide and elegant Piazza della Libertà is the heart of Bertinoro. It leads to the Romagna plain on one side and the Cathedral, City Hall and the Tower on the other, with the Column of Anella in the background.
The town provides a historical counterpoint to the modernity of the vineyard, showcasing the strong interplay that the Celli winery has managed to achieve through their paring of modern winemaking with traditional methods, guaranteeing both consistency and quality.
When was the last time you had dinner in an Italian restaurant in Canada and you thought you were dining in Italy? That’s exactly how “Ospitalità Italiana Certified”restaurants want you to feel when you visit their fine dining establishments.
Ospitalità Italiana is an official certification from Unioncamere, Italy’s federation of local Chambers of Commerce and Industry, that tells you that the food you are enjoying is unquestionably Italian: products are authentic, ingredients genuine and recipes true to the thousand year history of Italian cuisine.
Canada is home to some leading Italian Chefs. Passionate and innovative, many have refined their skills and advanced their knowledge directly in Italy. In addition, Montréal boasts a fabulous cooking school ITHQ where young aspiring chefs learn Italian technic and Italian traditional recipes from the masters.
So the next time you make reservations for an Italian dinner in a Montreal restaurant, ask if they’ve received the Ospitalità Italiana seal of approval. You will enjoy the true Italian taste.