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Interpreting Fine Italian Wines since 1972

Founded in 1972, Milano-based Empson & Co. has pioneered the exports of fine Italian wines and led the way in taking Italy’s viniculture seriously – decades before the competition. Number 1 in the U.S. market, the Neil Empson Selections stand for premium quality, consistency and reliability throughout the world.
The Winery & Its Team

Supremus is the result of 30 years’ research and experience, from Neil Empson and Franco Bernabei.  After careful analysis of [more]

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“The purity of the fruit is remarkable in this vibrant, beautifully sculpted wine” – and other glowing reviews on Terrabianca’s [more]

Abbazia Santa Anastasia 2011 Nero d’Avola Is Judge’s Choice in Wine Align’s World Wine Awards of Canada 2013 As the [more]

Two gorgeous families – coincidentally, both called Gatti – and two gorgeous wineries, Enrico Gatti and Ferghettina, join the Empson [more]


The great European heat wave of 2015 might have been wilting the  flowers in Milan’s Parco Sempione, but Chef Andrea [more]

“A total of 2312 wines were judged in the 2013 DAWA.” We submitted five Empson proprietary labels from Bollini, Matané, [more]

Five out of five Empson wines submitted awarded metals at the inaugural DAWA in Hong Kong, September 2012; official announcement, [more]