International Congress on Mountain and Steep Slopes Viticulture
CERVIM Centre for Research, Environmental Sustainability and Advancement of Mountain Viticulture
is an international organisation set up for the specific purpose of promoting and protecting the heroic viticulture. The criteria to idenfify this viticulture are: - Vineyard sites at altitudes over 500 meters (1600 feet); - Vines planted on slopes greater than 30%; - Vines planted on terraces or embankments; - Vines planted on small islands in difficult growing conditions.discover who we are
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12th - 14th of May 2022 in Vila Real (Portugal)
Organised by Cervim, Ersaf and the Lombardy Region in collaboration with the Consortium of IGT Valcamonica wines and the Mountain Community of Vallecamonica
The first 6 Cervim - Heroic Viticulture Ambassadors presented at Vinitaly 2022
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30th edition of the Mondial des Vins Extrêmes the only international competition dedicated to wines produced by heroic viticulture
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A collective mark to identify the wines produced by the "Heroic Viticulture".join us
Presented at Vinitaly 2022 the first Ambassadors of the Heroic Viticulture.
The former President and current member of the Board of Directors of Cervim, Roberto Gaudio, awarded the Vinitaly Award Angelo Betti - Benemerito della Vitivinicoltura 2022.
The registration of the Mondial des Vins Extrêmes 2022 are open.
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Cervim, as part of the heroic wine enhancement activity, organizes the Mondial des Vins Extrêmes (formerly the International Mountain Wine Competition), the only international competition expressly dedicated to wines produced from grapes from heroic vineyards, now in its 30th edition in 2022. Since 2021 it also organizes an international competition expressly dedicated to the distillates of raw materials of vinous origin (pomace, lees and wine) produced in areas characterized by heroic viticulture.