Country: United Kingdom
Borgo Turrito was born just over 10 years ago, thanks to Luca Scapola, a young entrepreneur descendant of an ancient family of winegrowners since 1890. For more than a century, Scapola family has been wine producer and in 2015 Borgo Turrito made its first wine label: CalaRosa The company vineyards enjoy the particular environmental and climatic conditions of the Tavoliere di Puglia, in an area that expresses a natural and historical vocation for the cultivation of the vine.The vineyards give life to grapes of different types: Falanghina, Aleatico and Nero di Troia. Borgo Turrito supports and applies the values of sustainable agriculture. Natural resources must be used with care and utmost respect, avoiding waste, preserving their integrity.We respect the rights and passion of agricultural workers; the function and economy of high social and cultural values of farms.
The winery is located in the center of an area of great naturalistic interest bathed by the Cervaro stream and protected by the establishment of a Regional Park. Borgo Turrito is a winery that combines tradition, youth and innovation. It is located in Borgo Incoronata, a few kilometers from Foggia, in Puglia. It stands on the border with the Bosco Incoronata Regional Park, in a protected area of over 1000 hectares. It comes from the experience and the over one hundred year old passion of a family linked for many generations to the production of wine. Borgo Turrito supports and applies the values of sustainable agriculture. Natural resources must be used with care and maximum respect, avoiding waste, preserving their integrity. We respect the rights and passion of agricultural workers; the function and economy of high social and cultural values of farms. Biodiversity, local products and peasant culture are the true wealth of the world. The winery and the company showroom are located next to the owned vineyards, completing a 'short chain' which characterizes not only the transformation of the grapes and the sale of the various products, but also the harmonious and functional organization of the company spaces.