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The winery "Azienda Agricola Quaquarini Francesco" is located in the municipality of Monteveneroso, a suburb of Canneto Pavese (province of Pavia) in the Italian region Lombardy, It is owned by the third generation of the Quaquarini family, which has been involved in viticulture since the beginning of the 20th century. The operation is from the graduate oenologists Umberto Quaquarini (production) and his sister Maria-Teresa (commercial affairs, marketing, sales), who kept the name of the father in the estate name. The aim is to achieve a high standard of quality, including participation in research programs covering the whole process of winemaking extending to the testing of new production methods.

The vineyards cover 60 hectares of vines on calcareous and clay soils in 200 to 300 meters above sea level on the 45th parallel as well Bordeaux, It will be the white wine varieties Riesling, Pinot Grigio ( Pinot Gris ) and Moscato ( Muscat Blanc ), as well as the red wines Barbera. Croatina, Pinot Nero ( Pinot Noir ) and Ughetta di Canneto ( Vespolina ) are cultivated and processed. The management is carried out according to the Bioverband BIOS certified rules of the Organic viticulture, The large product plate includes various DOC / DOC wines Oltrepò Pavese and Oltrepò Pavese Metodo Classico,

The premium wines include the red wine cuvée bottled in a special Storico bottle with a sailing vessel relief " Buttafuoco Storico "(Croatina, Barbera, Ughetta di Canneto), as well as the 100% Pinot Noir by means of classic bottle fermentation pressed " Classese "In white and" Cruasé "In rosé. Other products include the digestif "Buttafuoco Chinato " (With cinchona, Gentian and herbs mixed and sprinkled) and the "Grappa di Buttafuoco Storico". The winery is a member of the "Consortium of Tutela Vino dell'Oltrepò Pavese", as well as in the "Distretto del Vino di Qualità Oltrepò Pavese" and "Club del Buttafuoco Storico".

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