The name of “Tenuta Ponte” is inspired by a bridge built by the Romans during the beginning of the imperial age. This bridge is more commonly known as the “bridge of the devils” since ancient legends tell that the bridge was built in one night by some demons who used it as a meeting place during stormy nights. and skills, all put at the service of an idea: the production of Great Wines.
The winery is located in Luogosano, on the right side of the valley of the Calore river, whose original settlement dates back to the 2nd century BC, as attested by the discovery of tombs, pottery and work tools, as well as the almost complete presence of the ancient Roman , to which the company was inspired by its name.
Since 1995 only fine wines TENUTA PONTE
With more than 15 hectares of land almost entirely dedicated to viniculture, the “Ponte Estate” spreads throughout the territories of
the Avellino Province, part of the D.o.c.g. Taurasi wine areas, Fiano di Avellino and Greco di Tufo.
The grapes are mainly grown in the estate’s vineyards where there are training systems of the Aglianico, Sangiovese, Merlot, Piedirosso, and Coda di Volpe rootstock and also mixed vine stocks.