Louis Dressner Selections - Wine Importer
Wines of the Dolomites from Elisabetta Foradori.
Elisabetta Foradori in her Teroldego vineyards. Photo by Alex Finberg.


It is with great pleasure we announce that as of September 2010, Louis/Dressner Selections will be the US importer for the wines of Elisabetta Foradori (with the exception of the states of New York and New Jersey).


This interview with Elisabetta Foradori took place in Los Angeles in March 2011.


Elisabetta Foradori on her region
Elisabetta Foradori on the history of the estate
Elisabetta Foradori on her history as a grower
Elisabetta Foradori on Teroldego and Nosiola


This visit with Elisabetta Foradori took place in November, 2011.


Words by Jules Dressner, photos by Alex Finberg and Josefa Concannon.


I.G.T Vigneti delle Dolomiti "Fontanasanta Manzoni Bianco"GRAPE: Manzoni Bianco
LOCATION OF VINEYARDS: Hills above Trento, Fontanasanta
SIZE OF VINEYARDS: various vineyards, in total 3 hectares
6,000 vines per hectare (guyot)
SOIL: calcareous clay
VINIFICATION:fermentation, with one week of maceration in cement
tank, followed by 12 months of aging in acacia casks.