Santa Margherita Gruppo Vinicolo

At the apex of Italian sparkling wines: Kettmeir award-winning at the eighth edition of Champagne&Sparkling Wine World Championships

The Championships crowned 2018 Athesis Metodo Classico Brut Alto Adige D.O.C. in magnums as “Best Italian Sparkling Wine” and Kettmeir as  “World Champion Rising Star”.

For the first time in eight years, at the top of the Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships - the international competition for sparkling wines judged by Tom Stevenson, Essi Avellan MW and George Markusratings of Italian sparklers there was a wine from the Alto Adige D.O.C., an authentic “bubbly from the Dolomites” and the first Metodo Classico to be released onto the market by Kettmeir in 1992.

Kettmeir; Metodo Classico; Alto Adige DOC

Santa Margherita Wine Group Estates.

Eastern Veneto, Conegliano-Valdobbiadene, Trentino-Alto Adige, Lugana, Franciacorta, Chianti Classico, Maremma, Sardinia and Sicily.

Our estates have their home in some of Italy’s most renowned winegrowing regions, from north to south of the country these terroirs are all very different from one another: ten different wineries, precious tiles in an extraordinary winemaking mosaic, ten estates where climate and culture, soil and local knowledge, history and future come together.

mappa con le regioni delle tenute di santa margherita gruppo vinicolo

Our Vision.

Establishing ourselves as one of the leading promoters of food and wine culture.

Santa Margherita Wine Group in numbers.

220.4
mln

consolidated net turnover in 2020.

424000

toasts made with wine signed by Santa Margherita Wine Group every day around the world.

462

employees.

70.1
%

export share by value.

96

countries where our wines are sold. 

350
mln

spending on investments since 2005. 

Sustainability

Almost 2 million bottles of Pinot Grigio exported in Canada are certified Carbon Neutral, part of the biggest Carbon Neutrality initiative ever undertaken by an Italian winery.

The Italian ecosystem which embraces the world.

96 countries, 5 continents: every hour more than 2,000 bottles of wine from Santa Margherita Wine Group are uncorked around the world.

Since its debut sixty years ago, our Pinot Grigio is still the leader in value terms in the USA and market leader, in value and volume terms, in Canada, Italy and Germany. Prosecco Superiore di Valdobbiadene DOCG Santa Margherita is top ten Prosecco DOCG by volume, in Australia.