Almerita embodies an ever-evolving production philosophy that emphasizes the characteristics of the grapes and the terroir from which it comes. . Since 1987, this wine has been represented by the image of an Art Nouveau stained glass window made in the early 1900s by Bevilacqua for the family villa in Mondello. Experimentation of the wine continues in an artisanal, unhurried manner, always in search of complexity, finesse, and longevity. (A slow) 60 months stay on the lees while trying not to lose the typical scents of the Tenuta Regaleali’s Chardonnay. Contessa Franca is dedicated to a wife, mother, and grandmother who played a fundamental role in the history of Tenuta Regaleali.