Vino Hauser

DOC Ticino, Switzerland

7.5
Hectares
8
Grapes
7
Wines

Eight different grape varieties grow on 7.5 hectares of vineyards in the villages of Contone and Cugnasco. 3 hectares of vines are located above Contone on the slopes of Monte Ceneri, while 1.5 hectares grow on the plain. Another 3 hectares grow on the opposite side of the valley in Cugnasco. The Merlot grape variety represents the largest part of the vines planted (75%), followed by the Sauvignon Blanc (20%). Vino Hauser produces six different wines. The climate is characterised by hot, almost tropical summers and rather dry winters. It is almost exclusively handmade.

Vino Hauser is a small company with a strong link to wine. A great deal of attention is paid to quality and the work is almost exclusively done by hand. 6 hectares of the total of 7.5 hectares of vineyards, are located on steep and sloping sites. Red wines are only planted on hillsides to ensure the highest quality possible.

Vino Hauser
Via Cantonale 42
6594 Contone

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Wines

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Our wine selection

  • Bourrée

    Bourrée (2019)

    Bianco di Merlot Ticino DOC

    CHF16.50 75cl.
  • Tutto Bene

    Tutto Bene (2018)

    Bianco del Ticino IGT

    CHF18.00 75cl.
  • Sarabande

    Sarabande (2018)

    Bianco di Sauvignon Blanc DOC

    CHF21.00 75cl.
  • Bella Stasera

    Bella Stasera (2016)

    Merlot del Ticino DOC

    CHF21.00 75cl.
  • Dopo Mezzanotte

    Dopo Mezzanotte (2016)

    Merlot del Ticino DOC

    CHF30.00 75cl.
  • Stella

    Stella (2016)

    Merlot del Ticino DOC

    CHF42.00 75cl.
  • Le Cime

    Le Cime (2017)

    Vino Rosso della Svizzera italiana IGT

    CHF45.00 75cl.
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Our history

  • 2020

    Thanks to the collaboration with Stefano Fuso, the farm gains 3 further hectares of vineyards.

  • 2012

    Acquisition and conversion of 3 hectares of vineyards in Contone, so that Vino Hauser now cultivates 4.5 hectares.

  • 2004

    Urs Hauser takes over 0.5 hectares of vineyards and starts selling his own wine.

  • 1991/1992

    Urs Hauser produces wine from a few vines for his own use for the first time. This marks the beginning of the joy of viticulture.

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