LA GERLA

LA GERLA

Brand: La Gerla

· Established: 1976

· Production: Wine – Olive Oil - Grappa

· Owner: Sergio Rossi's Heirs

· Oenoligist: Vittorio Fiore

· Director: Alberto Passeri

· Location: Montalcino - (Siena) - ITALIA

· Cultivated area: 11.5ha vineyards, 2ha olive groves

· Products: 5 wines, 1 extra-virgin olive oil, 1 Grappa di Montalcino

· Names of (red) wines: Brunello di Montalcino DOCG, Brunello di Montalcino Riserva Gli Angeli DOCG, Rosso di Montalcino DOC, Birba IGT Toscana, Poggio gli Angeli IGT Toscana Sangiovese

· Bottles Produced/Year: 75.000

· Vineyard Names and Year Planted: La Gerla (Montalcino, 1976), Gli Angeli (Montalcino, 1985), Mercatale (Montalcino, 1982/2001), Oliveto (Castelnouvo dell’Abate, 1997), Piano (Castelnuovo dell’Abate, 1992), La Pieve (Castelnuovo dell’Abate, 1998)

· Varietal: exclusively Sangiovese Grosso (Brunello), which in the newer vines includes a combination of the following authorized and certified clones: R24, VCR5, VCR6, VCR30, CH20

· Olive Oil Name: Olio Extravergine di Oliva La Gerla

· Varietals: 4 local varieties: Frantoio, Moraiolo, Olivastra, Leccino

· Bottles Produced: 2.000 (0,50lt e 0,75)

· Markets:  Italy + 18 countries: USA (28 States), Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Liechtenstein, England, Japan, Singapore, Mexico, China, Bermuda, and Canada (Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, British Columbia).

· Sales Network: in Italy through 30 reps in the most important provinces, abroad through importers/distributors