Producer Profile

Il Farneto

Il Farneto is an agricultural collective situated in the picturesque region of Emilia-Romagna, renowned for its culinary delights and rich winemaking heritage. With a focus on crafting both still and sparkling wines, Il Farneto celebrates the essence of the region through its use of popular grape varieties and innovative winemaking techniques. Embracing a playful approach to labeling and style, Il Farneto adds a touch of whimsy to the traditional winemaking process, inviting consumers to embark on a delightful journey of discovery with each bottle.

Where The Wines Come From


Natural wine production in Emilia-Romagna, Italy, pays homage to the region's rich winemaking heritage and culinary tradition. Nestled between the Apennine Mountains and the Adriatic Sea, Emilia-Romagna is renowned for its diverse terroir, which encompasses rolling hills, fertile plains, and coastal vineyards. Here, native grape varieties such as Lambrusco, Sangiovese, and Albana flourish, yielding wines that express the unique character of the land. Natural winemakers in Emilia-Romagna embrace a holistic approach to viticulture, practicing organic and biodynamic farming methods to nurture healthy vineyards and vibrant ecosystems. In the cellar, they employ traditional techniques such as spontaneous fermentation with native yeasts and minimal sulfur usage, allowing the true essence of the grapes to shine through. The resulting wines are vibrant, expressive, and full of personality, with lively acidity, bright fruit flavors, and a sense of terroir. Whether enjoyed with local specialties like Parmigiano Reggiano, prosciutto di Parma, or traditional pasta dishes, Emilia-Romagna natural wines offer a delicious taste of the region's culinary and winemaking heritage.