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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

Roberto Gatti’s Ferghettina is in a prime location close to Lake Iseo and has managed to combine excellence, pioneering research [more]

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Wine Spectator has featured two of our wines as great Thanksgiving values! Why not add them to your table too? [more]

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From November 2-15, Canella’s Bellini Bar at Eataly Chicago will welcome guests with their delicious and fruity libations served with [more]

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In a place locals refer to as “an island within an island”, you can expect to savor something especially unique [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]