Once upon a time, there was a descent of master wine makers who had been producing excellent wines ever since 1510. These are the Pitars. A Friulian family with an authentic history that firmly believes in the passion for its land and for the cultivation of the vine.
A passion made of noble goodwill, a veritable religion. Just like the forceful Friulian rural tradition, with the refined skills of a very special vocation, all cultivated together, day after day. The wine castle is a small ancient world, where serene peace reigns, immersed in nature respected by the person taking care of it. The warmth of old times and the regal stateliness of an avant-garde architecture, immersed in a sumptuous garden surrounded by vineyards that stretch as far as the eye can see, all hide a winery that is technologically advanced in the highly specialised wine-making system, with a capacity of over twenty thousand hectolitres, witness to an agro-technique evolution of exceptional standing. A special place where to pause and contemplate the splendour of this world, tasting excellent wines to be shared with pure pleasure.
The 120 hectares of the Cantina San Martino vineyards, cultivated with care for a low-yield per hectare, stretch out perfectly between the provinces of Udine and Pordenone, in the precious “Grave” D.O.C. land. Here you can surprisingly discover the unexpected generosity of nature, with the richest vines being allowed to take root and grow from the stony soil. All happening in that Registered Designation of Origin area, well know for the originality of its composition, result of a millenary deposit of calcareous-dolomitic