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Friuli-Venezia Giulia

Tucked into the northeastern corner of Italy, Friuli (for short) butts up against the borders of Austria and Slovenia. Wines in Friuli have a 2,000-year documented history, the Celts having preceded even the Romans in cultivation of the vine. In the first centuries of the second millennium, following the destruction of agriculture by Barbarian invasions, the Benedictine monks, working at the Rosazzo Abbey (where high quality wine is still commercially produced today), took on a leading role in re-establishing the local economy. Eventually Friuli passed successively under   More