Wine & Spirits
As the Greeks, seeking new lands and opportunities, first settled in Italy, they brought with them what we now call Vitis Ellenica, which according to Virgil became the principal grape of Falernian wine – the finest of all the wines of Rome.
Pasquale Raviele founded Vieni Estates to share his passion for the creation of exceptional wines and spirits, always trusting in the superior quality of the vines he cultivated on our vineyard, here on the fertile lands of the Vinemount Ridge.
Zi Mari Red Sparkling Wine
Gewürztraminer has found itself an amenable terroir in the cool deep-clay hills of the Vinemount Ridge.
The cool climate and rich Chinguacousy soils of the Vinemount Ridge are particularly well suited for Pinot Grigio.
A Bruce Trail partner and landowner, this wine is a reflection of the essence of the Bruce Trail.
Straw yellow; the nose is intense, stinging with hints of chili, anise and honey. The impact is sweet, slighly spicy aftertaste well balanced, persistent with chili, honey and caramel.
Ruby red with garnet reflections: rich with fruit – blackberry and blueberry, with hints of hints of spice and tobacco. Supply and warm with a lingering chocolate finish.
Complex nose, intense and heady, with notes of dried fruit, plums and cherries, dried flowers, vanilla and caramel; dense on the palate soft and warm, fruity finishing with cream and vanilla.
Made with the classic varietals for sparkling wine, straw yellow in tone, rich in mature fruit, with hints of apple, pear, bread crust and yeast - harmonious and structured with a fruity finish.