La Crotta di Vegneron


La Crotta di Vegneron is situated in Chambave, a quiet village of the Aosta Valley, an alpine region in north-western Italy, bordered by France to the west and Switzerland to the north. The village has about 900 inhabitants and it is placed in the centre of the region, at 6 km from Saint-Vincent and 20 km from Aosta, at an altitude of about 500 m a.s.l.
The Cooperative La Crotta di Vegneron was founded in 1980 with about 25 members; in 1985 with 80 members it began its production of 150.000 bottles. Today it counts 120 members and its production is 300.000 bottles.