Great wines since 1987
Giuliano Ormenese, the owner with his daughter Deborah are proud to propose their high-quality wines, created from a scrupulous selection of grapes, from the best years, in the vineyards around Veneto and Friuli, disposed thanks to the nature and exhibition of the terrain.
It is possible to rediscover, in all of their wines, the close relationship between the family traditions in wine production with the terrain, together with a continuous research regarding the technological improvements and innovations.
The enthusiasm, the patience and the constant commitment makes them the spokespersons, through their products, for a message of quality and simplicity.
Giuliano Ormenese comes from a three-generation wine-makers family. At the age of twelve he followed the father Leo, the grandfather Angelo and the great grandfather Bepi on the terrains cultivated by them which were of the Malipiero and that were found in the same name location “Ca’ Malipiero”.
In 1970, in his own wine cellars of Fossalta, he started, together with the father, a small productions of wine,
which were the outcome of meticulous researches between the variety of the grapes in the Triveneto, also the less known.
In 1987, taking advantage from their experiences, they established a real winery. The headquarters was and is
located at Palazzo Bortolozzi Marini, a Venetian house from the XVIII century, situated on the Lampol bay of the Piave river and miraculously avoided from the destruction of the great war.
Quality as a principle
Still today Villa Canthus is managed by the family, produces and bottles, in a limited measure, a range of products which are the outcome of a meticulous and methodical research for the high quality.
In 2022 the winery participates for the first time at the Decanter Wine Awards obtaining a bronze medal for the
Pinot Grigio Ramato Venezia DOC 2020. In the last year the company also started the SQNPI certification for
the sustainable quality.