We take your privacy very seriously.


This page describes how the personal data of users who are consulting the site are handled and treated.

This is official information we are legally obliged to make public in compliance with Section 13 of Italian Decree Law No. 196/2003 (Italian code governing the protection of personal data) to all those interacting with the web services of Selva Capuzza are accessible at the internet URL


This is found on the homepage of Selva Capuzza´s official website.
The information contained herein is pertinent to this site alone and does not pertain to other websites possibly visited by the user by means of links.

This information is based on Official Recommendation No. 2/2001 adopted on 17 May 2001 by the European Union Authorities belonging to the Body officially constituted in accordance with Section 29 of Regulation No. 95/46/EC.

The recommendation identifies specific requirements to be adopted when gathering online data and in particular outlines the procedures, times and nature of information that title-holders of handled nature must supply every user when the latter logs on to their websites whatever the purposes of the user’s visit.


In the context of consulting of this web site, personal data may be handled belonging to identified or identifiable persons. The “title-holder” of their handling is Società Agricola Selva Capuzza, with head office in Desenzano del Garda (BS), Italy.


All handling and treatment of private data connected to this sites web services are deemed to take place at the aforementioned head office of Selva Capuzza and are handled solely by authorized personnel.
No data deriving from the web service will be communicated or diffused.


Surfing data: During their normal functioning the ITC systems and software procedures built into this web site gather personal data whose transmission is essential for the proper working of internet communication protocols.
They consist of information that are not gathered to be associated with identified interested parties but which due to their very nature could through data processing and associations in the hands of third-parties lead to the identification of users.
These types of data include IP address and the dominion names of computers used by the users logging onto the site, the URLs or URIs (Uniform Resource Locators and Identifiers) pertaining to requested resources, the timestamp of requests, the method used in formulating requests to the server, the size of files obtained in reply, the numerical code that shows the server’s given reply (successful completion, error and so on) and other parameters relating to the operating system and to the user’s ITC environment. These data are used solely for the purpose of gleaning anonymous statistical information on the site’s use and for checking and controlling their proper functioning; in any case they are immediately deleted after processing. These data could be used to define responsibility in the hypothetical event of ITC-related crimes committed that damage the site: except for this possibility, web contact data do not currently persist longer than seven days.

Data supplied by the user voluntarily: The explicit and voluntary choice of the user to send emails to the address published on this site leads to the success acquisition of the sender’s address. This is necessary to responding to requests as well as the inclusion of possible further data in the electronic message.

Specific information in the concise form will be published and made viewable on the pages of the site relating to particular on-demand services.


Please, see the notice below.


Notwithstanding all that has been outlined above to facilitate the user’s use and surfing of the internet, the user is free to supply or decline the personal data requested in the electronic forms or in any case through contacts with the URLs on this website.
In any case, the refusal to provide personal data may make it impossible for specific requests and services to be provided to the user.


All personal data are handled with automatic tools for as long as is necessary to reach the objectives for which they were gathered. Specific security measures are observed to prevent the loss of data and the illicit or incorrect use and to prevent access to non-authorized parties.


All subjects to which the handled data pertain have at any time the right to obtain confirmation of the data’s existence or otherwise and to know their contents and origin; they also have the right to verify their accuracy and to demand their completion or updating and their rectification (Section 7 of Italian Decree Law No. 196/2003).

In compliance with the same section the user has the right to ask for his data to be cancelled, transformed into an anonymous form or blocked should the law be violated; in any event for legitimate reasons he also has the right to oppose and block their handling and treatment.

Requests are to be addressed to the person or persons official responsible for data handling who may be contacted at the following email address:

ufficio @ selvacapuzza.it

This site is adherent to the EU e-Privacy Directive,
a.k.a. "Cookie Law"

For further details, please refer to this video explaining the EU Cookie Law. Here is a link to the ICO website detailing the law.

Children (under 18s) are not eligible to use our services and should not submit any personal information to SelvaCapuzza.it.

SelvaCapuzza.it does not actively track you as an individual.

Should you send us an email via the contact form below, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database (as you would expect). This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website.

The website does use some cookies when you browse this website. These are used to ensure proper running of this website, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing.

We do not use 3rd Party / Tracking / Advertising cookies.

If you don’t know what cookies are or if you would like to find out more, please read this Wikipedia page.


The cookies we use are installed and managed by our platform provider, Squarespace.comSee here their privacy policy about cookies.

To delete the cookie used to remember if you have viewed this policy or not, click here: Delete Cookies.

To find out how to delete cookies, please read this guide “How to delete cookies”.
If you want to check which cookies are installed in your browser, please visit this site: http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/.

Which organiZation is collecting this information

SelvaCapuzza.it is a website owned by Luca Formentini, owner of the Selva Capuzza Winery, in Desenzano del Garda, Brescia, Italy.

How this information is used

If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you our newsletter. If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the blog, it is used to identify your comment, however it is not displayed on the website or shared with any third party.

We may also use your email to help resolve issues or disputes, for example if you tell us that you cannot see any of your posts on the website, we would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.

Our disclosure of this information

We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.

Email opt-out

Just like you, we hate spam. We do not send you spam emails.

You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.

Protection of your information

SelvaCapuzza.it uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

How to correct inaccurate information

Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.

You should know that because of technical constraints, all information is never completely removed from our databases. Therefore, you should not expect that all of your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from our databases in response to your requests that it be removed. We will aim to remove all publicly-facing information.

How to contact us

Please use the contact form on this site to contact us.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy in line with website changes that may affect the personal information we gather about you. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using SelvaCapuzza.it’s website and services, and contact us (details above) if you would like any information removed.