Monte del Frà: Four Favorite Wines During the Lockdown

Monte del Frà: Four Favorite Wines During the LockdownCulture and Environment: the four wines that are mostly appreciated by wine lovers . This historical period has brought with it great changes that have inevitably influenced many of our choices, many of them in the domain of food. So how did wine lovers and wine consumers [...]

‘Four Tenors’ – Four Wines From Italy

'Four Tenors' - Four Wines From Italy Ah, Italy! I've visited Italy a few times - when I was backpacking (in the 1980s), with our kids during a teacher exchange in 2000, and with my wife in 2014 (where this photo of Pompeii is from). Italy has so much going for it - culture, history, [...]

Italian Amarone to Warm Up Your Winter

Italian Amarone to Warm Up Your Winter With winter in full swing, nothing says “warm up by the fire” like a glass of Amarone. Americans are longtime fans of this full-bodied, velvety red wine, and the U.S. is the second largest destination market, accounting for 14% of total exports. Produced across 19 townships in the northeast [...]

Anthony Gismondi: Monte del Frà Cà del Magro Custoza Superiore 2017, Verona, Veneto, Italy

Anthony Gismondi: Monte del Frà Cà del Magro Custoza Superiore 2017, Verona, Veneto, Italy Cà del Magro is a rich blend of Italian heritage that always sports a slightly darker yellow colour in the glass, previewing a vibrant, floral, mineral, nutty nose. The grapes come out of Verona's 55 year old Ca' del Magro vineyard, [...]


Monte del Frà 2016 Tenuta Lena di Mezzo (Amarone della Valpolicella Classico) Editors' Choice Aromas of ripe red plum, new leather, blue flower and pipe tobacco mingle together in this bold red. The full-bodied palate features steeped prune, raisin, licorice and sandalwood alongside tightly woven, velvety tannins. Drink through 2028. KERIN O’KEEFE RATING     [...]

Top Italian Wines Roadshow. Monte del Frà: the discreet charm of Custoza

15 Jan. 2021, 09:58 | a cura di Gambero Rosso MONTE DEL FRÀ IS THE ABSOLUTE REFERENCE POINTS OF VERONA OENOLOGY: HERE'S ITS HISTORY. Literally nestled in the vineyards that lie on the morainic hills of Custoza, the cellar owned by the Bonomo brothers, for over sixty years, has been one of the absolute reference [...]

Wine Enthusiast – There’s an Italian Rosato for Every Rosé Fan

If you fancy yourself a rosé aficionado, then rosato should be on your radar. Made from a range of indigenous Italian grapes, these pink wines come in several unique styles depending on where in Italy they’re from, and offer a breadth of variety that may surprise even the most engaged rosé lover.Those who desire a […]

Decanter Best – Great value Valpolicella Ripasso reds: Five under £25

Great value Valpolicella Ripasso reds: Five under £25. We picked out some of the best value options from our recent panel tasting…. Although our judges – Andrew Jefford, Aldo Fiordelli and Michael Garner – found this particular tasting a bit of a ‘mixed bag’, they did observe some of the advantages of Valpolicella Ripasso.‘Ripasso is […]

Decanter – Amarone della Valpolicella 2016: A first look

Amarone 2016: A first look. We could all use some good news these days. For Amarone afficionados and Valpolicella producers at least, the 2016 vintage should provide plenty to revel in… Read the article hereDownload the article

Decanter Best – Best summer red wines to drink chilled

Decanter Best – JULY 29, 2020 Best summer red wines to drink chilled There are plenty of red wines that you can drink slightly chilled in the summer months, contrary to popular myth. Here is our guide to your options, with expert advice on how to chill wine quickly if you’re pushed for time.Ellie DouglasYes, […]

Instagram @montedelfra_wineandfood

Monte del Frà not only discusses wine, but also food culture. On our Instagram page, @montedelfra_wineandfood we share pictures of restaurants that pair their food with our wines from all over the world. Follow us on our social media!

Wine Yoga in the Tenuta Lena di Mezzo in Fumane

Wine Yoga On July 16th at 6.30 p.m. we propose the first Wine Yoga event in Tenuta Lena di Mezzo in Fumane. All yoga lovers, sportive and Valpolicella lovers will be able to rediscover the territory and its charm by combining the relaxing and soothing benefits of yoga with the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory ones of […]

“Chiaretto in Cantina 4-5 Luglio 2020” (Chiaretto at the Winery)

July 4th and 5th from 8.30 A.M to 6 P.M. you can come to visit us at the winery in Sommacampagna, taste our Bardolino Chiaretto for free and take a walk through the vineyards. What about visiting the winery? Take advantage of our tastings, sign up for events, it will be a pleasure to meet you […]

From Czech Republic winner of the competition: Valpolicella Classico and Valpolicella Classico Superiore

From Czech Republic winner of the competition: Valpolicella Classico and Valpolicella Classico Superiore. Please have a look at the file in download at page 81 and 83 to get the category from the Wine & Degustation magazine. You can read the article here. For the full version of the magazine go at this link.

Join our free masterclasses on zoom MAY 6 AND 20TH

Our masterclass became successful so we decided to do extra 2 this month, why don’t you join us? subscribe immediately at get immediately the password. The appointment is at 5 p.m. italy time zone for the English lesson. Don’t miss them! all the world will be connected!

Lockdown wines – whites and rosés

A shorter version of this article is published by the Financial Times. Recommended reds follow next week. Now that it’s impossible to eat out in restaurants, wine drinkers have to do all their drinking at home, as many wine retailers have discovered to their benefit. There are tales of empty wine shelves in supermarkets but, […]


To all winelovers you are free to join our masterclasses next week about the veneto region: MON 27 TH : THE GARGANEGA MER 29TH : THE CORVINA THU 30TH :DENOMINATIONS SOUTH GARDA LAKE MAY 1ST : DESSERT WINES please subscribe now! we can send you the zoom code to join us! Have a nice week […]

Garganega grape. How influence Custoza wine?

Are you a wine expert or a winelover? would you like to get more info about the grapes in your glass? follow us on our linkedin profile! you can find there articles and awards. Have a look at our last post about Garganega grape, its characteristic and how influence the Custoza wine.


On March 8th and 9th in Lazise, in the splendid scenery of Lake Garda, we are waiting for you at “L’ANTEPRIMA DEL CHIARETTO” with the new 2019 vintage. A wine to be served fresh, ideal for summer. Find out more


“Visit the best vineyards in Veneto – We have found the best!” this is what you can read about the article that was published on An article entirely dedicated to food and wine tourism in Veneto You can read the article here.


WINETOURISM.COM, an online booking site for wine Tourism in Sweden, has become our partner for food and wine tourism by offering guided tours in our cellar. For more details, visit the dedicated internet page: Wine Experience


SAVETHEDATE, another important stop on our worldtour: The United States’ most loved Italian wine event by James Suckling We will be at the event to present our most awarded wines such as the CUSTOZA SUPERIORE DOC CA’ DEL MAGRO 2017 and the AMARONE CLASSICO DELLA VALPOLICELLA DOCG TENUTA LENA DI MEZZO 2015 Event Details:4th March […]

“Tre Bicchieri Worldtour”

SAVETHEDATE, on these dates we will be in Newyork and Chicago for the Tre Bicchieri Worldtour. We will be there with our Custoza Superiore DOC Ca’ del Magro which has been awarded the prize for ten consecutive years. Event Details:26th February 2020 Chigago28th February 2020 Newyork


Our white Frattino after accompanying us for many years with its bubbles will no longer be produced. Its sparkling moments will be filled with a sparkling chardonnay that we invite you to try. Book a tasting to try new products, we are waiting for you in our cellar in the heart of the Custoza area.


We have stopped our production of rosé, a bubble that has accompanied us for many years giving sparkling momentsWe replaced it with a sparkling chardonnay that we invite you to try.Book a tasting to try new products, we are waiting for you in our cellar in the heart of the Custoza area.


Vintage 2019 gave us a fantastic Lugana! Find it from Feb 1st ready at our wineshop. Come and taste it with us! Don’t wait to get it in your house. Contact us to know which is the nearest shop.


We will attend at Anteprima Amarone in the beautiful Gran Guardia in Verona. For info about prices and hours please have a look at . Come to see us and taste this beautiful vintage with us! If you are a professional and you want to read more details about this vintage we invite you […]

We opened our Linkedin account! follow us to stay tuned

We opened our Linkedin account today! If you are a professional and want to know when you can meet us around the world or technical info about our wines please follow us here : Feb 1st-2nd it will be the world Anteprima of Amarone 2016 in Verona, come in and read our point of […]

Monte del Frà – Hyrde mark för att odla druvorna

Vingården Monte del Frà ligger bland the mareniska kullarna vid Gardasjön och är den ledande vingården i Custoza regionen. Historien om Monte del Frà går tillbaka till 1492 när ett kloster av munkar bodde i Veneto. 1958 grundade Massimo Bonomo vingården och odlade druvorna på mark som han hyrde i norra Italien. Idag har gården […]


New vintages are getting ready! the fist 2 wines you can find this year are Ega garganega igt and the Bardolino Chiaretto DOC. Feel free to jump at our wine shop and taste them, we are daily open from 8 to 12 and from 14 to 18.


We got selected with our Amarone classico from WINE ENTHUSIAST in USA as our representative product. We entered officially in the top 100 world cellars of 2019. We are very happy to share with you this great news! happy Amarone to everybody!

Meran Wine Festival

Wine Italia 9-11 November 2019 VISIT US AT Monte Del Frà Kurhaus – Pavillon des Fleurs | tav. 262

Slow Food pays tribute to rosé wines

View the article in pdf Thursday 18 July at the restaurant Noi Restaurant in Bergamo Slow Wine offers an evening dedicated to rosé wines, along the lines of the 100 Dinners for Slow Wine evening, aimed at all Italian conduits. A selection of the “Best 100 Italian rose wines” will be offered for tasting. The […]

Horeca event: Monte del Frà meets the excellence of the Mancini pasta factory


The Authentic Italian Table

AM 25-26 Juni im Eataly Munchen

Wine Yoga Among Vineyards At Sunset

Here’s the news of the summer! We propose a discipline that comes from overseas and that combines the beneficial properties of red wine and those of the discipline of yoga. The next scheduled dates are 8 August 2019 at 18.30 22 August 2019 at 18.30 5 September 2019 at 18.00 16 September 2019 at 18.00 […]