The Colli Berici begin to rise gently from the plain only a short distance from the southern edge of Vicenza. Environmental conditions are so favorable that vines grow lushly in the district.
The Colli Berici Denominazione di Origine Controllata discipline applies to eight different wines obtained from as many varieties. Among them, the Tocai Rosso deserves special mention. However, the variety most widely diffused in the Colli Berici is the Garganega, followed by Merlot.
Altogether, the wines of the Colli Berici are going through a highly positive period. Production is increasing and the wines are selling well both on the domestic and the international markets.