Priyanka Save is the founder of Hill Zill Wines Pvt Ltd (HZWPL) along with her husband Nagesh Pai. Priyanka has done her bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from D Y Patil College, Pune, and post which she did her master’s in mechanical engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA. She worked with A&J Consulting Engineering Services from 2008 to 2010 post which she returned home for good. While back home is when she chanced upon the idea of making Alcoholic Beverage from Sapota and rest is history.
Hill Zill Wines Pvt Ltd (Brand Fruzzanté & Arkä) –
Company Profile - In 2016 and early 2017, Hill Zill Wines Pvt Ltd (HZWPL) officially launched Fruzzanté its Sparkling Alcoholic Beverage In the market. They have a full-fledged winery, which also happens to be first-of-its-kind to produce alcoholic beverages from Sapota (commercially known as Chikoo fruit). Post which they now have added more fruit beverages to their portfolio like Pineapple, Strawberry, Starfruit, Mango and soon to be launched Orange Fruzzanté. Apart from Fruzzanté brand they also have a premium range, mead Arkä. Arkä has three flavors in their range Wildflower, Jamun and Rose. Today, Fruzzanté has one of the most varied and comprehensive ranges of 100% Sparkling fruit alcoholic beverages in the market, and the only brand producing gluten-free and vegan alcoholic beverages through traditional techniques and brings life to the Farm to bottle together. Tastings and tours are also conducted at their boutique winery sited in the hilly hamlet of Brahmangaon, Bordi, on the outskirts of Maharashtra.