The estate is located in the municipality of Kurtinig on the wine route (Cortina sulla strada del vino) in the Italian viticulture sector South-Tirol
(Region Trentino-Alto Adige
). It was founded in 1970 by A. Giovanett in Neumarkt. In 1989 the son Günther and his wife Alessandra took over the management and the location was moved to Kurtinig. Son Dipl. Ing. For viticulture and enology Ivan Giovanett is responsible for the cellar, the daughter Ines, who also studies viticulture and enology, works in the areas of administration and sales. The vineyards cover around 50 hectares of vineyards that stretch from Salurn to Bozen. Around 60% of them are planted with the white varieties Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Gewürztraminer, Sauvignon Blanc, Müller-Thurgau, Pinot Bianco and Kerner, and around 40% with the red varieties Vernatsch, Lagrein, Pinot Nero, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Depending on the type of wine, the wines are aged in steel tanks, large wooden barrels or in barriques. The large product range is divided into the four lines Mont Mes (young wines), Classic (classic, single-varietal red and white wines), Villa Karneid (cru wines from a selected, 8 ha location in the South Tyrolean lowlands) and Burgum Novum (top-class plants in the best locations ) marketed.