Gourmet Traveller WINE
Valley of the Ruins
The Carmine Estate was once an abandoned valley. Now there are thriving vines, ancient terraced olive groves, a truffle wood and pasture producing a variety of organic produce.
Tasting of Umbrian products from Vineria del Carmine
Vineria del Carmine: the rebirth of Trebbiano Spoletino
Nestled in the Chiesa del Carmine valley, the farm is a land of choice for Trebbiano Spoletino, thanks to the capable hands of a winemaker like Giovanni Dubini
Chiesa del Carmine – an authentic taste of Umbria
Boutique winery and organic farm estate in one of Italy's most beautiful valleys
The Italian Wine Girl
Trebbiano Spoletino: the white side of Umbria
Mushroom place: how Umbria became the center of truffle hunting
Italy’s Finest Wines
The Valley of the Chiesa del Carmine follows a long tradition in the production of high-quality wines. The new flourishing company includes ancient terraced olive groves and 5.7 hectares of organically certified vineyards.
The wines from Chiesa del Carmine
Among the organic wines produced at Chiesa del Carmine are two regional gems made from local grapes: Trebbiano Spoletino and Sagrantino.
Winery Spotlight: Getting to know Chiesa del Carmine Estate
Is there anything more evocative than enjoying the best of local Italian produce while taking in the view of vineyards and olives?
Their flagship wine is Trebbiano Spoletino, a grape that seems to have found a unique terroir here.
The Rebirth of Trebbiano Spoletino
Our Man on the Ground
I can highly recommend their 2017 Trebbiano Spoletino a crisp white native grape that oozes class, acidic and fruity with a sharp aromatic, it worked a treat with cheese.