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Follador at the Sanremo Festival

The 69th edition of the Sanremo Festival is about to kick off.  It is one of the most anticipated events of the television season where the great names of Italian music grace the stage along with an entourage of international guests. Always a popular event, people are intrigued by it in the days, weeks, and months leading up to the festival itself. Discussion of the competition, the looks of the Read More...

1769 – 2019, 250 years of heritage

Many years have passed since 1769 when one of the last regents of Venice, the Doge Alvise IV of the patrician family of Mocenigo, officially recognized and attested to the excellence of the wines produced by our ancestor Giovanni Follador. In that distant era he set the destiny for the vineyards and the surrounding lands, giving rise to a story that has been handed down to the present day. Read More...

The 2018 for Follador, a year full of novelties

For us here at the Follador Company, 2018 has been a busy year full of news.At the beginning of 2018 we registered the exclusive Gianfranco Follador® Method, to guarantee a product that meets the expectations of the most demanding connoisseurs.In spring we presented out newest project at ProWein and Vinitaly. It was the well received Valdobbiadene Superiore Millesimato Zero Dosage, a new Read More...

Follador featured at the 7th Great Wines of Italy event in Bangkok

On December 7th, 2018 the prestigious halls of the Grand Hyatt Erawan Hotel in Bangkok will host the 7th edition of "Great Wines of Italy" the biggest wine event in Thailand, a country where Prosecco Follador has had a presence for ten-years. As always, the event is organized by the influential American sommelier James Suckling, founder of the European edition of the Wine Spectator. Suckling Read More...

Follador and the value of Solidarity

As we approach the upcoming holidays, we  have many reasons to raise a toast in unison with all the friends and families who will celebrate Christmas and the New Year by uncorking one of our Proseccos. It is a magical annual moment; a tradition everyone wants to participate in because it unites us in the hope of joy, peace and health for all. On the festive tables, the bubbles of our Read More...

Follador, the Prosecco Influenced by the Femenine

According to data from a report by the Unioncamere Observatory, the number of women entrepreneurs in Italy  is constantly increasing. There are more than 1.3 million businesses run by women, almost 22% of businesses in the country.  This is an increase of 30% in just the last 3 years. As for the wine sector, the presence of women is even greater with 30% of companies in this sector run by Read More...

Harvest 2018: a record year

Every year at this time we take in the harvest report, which represents a crucial moment for winemaking beacause this is when we can make the most reliable predictions as to the quality and characteristics of the coming vintage. In Conegliano Valdobbiadene the vines budded a few days later than in 2017, but the abundant rainfall and the high summer temperatures brought about timely flowering, Read More...

Follador in Kazakhstan

The number of new markets that discover the irresistible quality and taste of Prosecco constantly increases, thanks to the promotional activities by the Consortium and the efforts of individual producers. While Prosecco has been known and loved for some time in European countries, there are many exciting export markets opening up such as  Central America and North-Eastern Europe. But now, Read More...

FOLLADOR 2018: AWARDS

It's called "5 Star Wines- The Book" and it's a wine judging event followed by the publication of the findings of wine professionals with scores for wines deemed worth of inclusion in the Vinitaly-branded list. The goal of the publication is to reward and report on wineries that work to constantly improve the quality of product; and it's used as guide for both enthusiasts and international Read More...

Toasting In Saint Tropez with Follador

In the magnificent international setting of Saint Tropez, the 66th edition of the historic Giraglia Cup was set sail from June 10th- 13th.   It’s a classic sailing race organized by the Italian Yacht Club in partnership with the Yacht Club of France, the Société Nautique of Saint Tropez and the Yacht Club Sanremo. Rolex is the sponsor of the event, and has been since 1977. The first Read More...