Family history goes back to the small town of Imola, locatedin the heart of "Emilia Romagna", one of the oldest wine producing regions in Italy. Here is where Don OrestePirazzoli was born.
In 1879 he travel to Chile and married the french Noemi Bergueing, who had settled in this remote country because his father was hired by a renowned French winemaker.
From this marriage were born four children. The youngest, Víctor a lover of the Chilean countryside, decided to go back to his roots and travel to France to study Agronomy at the university. When returned to Chile, Victor married the frenchLucie Regis and had 7 children. One of them was Andrés, an entrepreneur founder of the company group "Andrés PirazzoliLtda".
The companies are focused on providing machinery services to the forestry and mining industry. Furthermore it includes freight train services. But Don Andrés had a passion coming from the past generations, the love to the countryside and the fine wine. Following this inner call, he decided to seek for the most appropriate land to carry out his dream.
At the beginning of 1980s he came across to a winery whose ancient vineyards were established next to the Lontueriver. The winery was refurbished and the vineyard structured improved, ViñaPirazzoli had been born.