Live our land with us… with the Wine Tasting Tours!!
Visit the wineries of Chianti Classico, Brunello di Montalcino and Nobile di Montepulciano, enjoy the taste of a unique wine. You will be able to visit small and large wineries, to visit vineyards kept as gardens. Visit the vineyards and discover the art of wine as it was once … but that is also still.
Wine Tasting Tours: The best Tuscan wines
NOBILE DI MONTEPULCIANO
The “Nobile di Montepulciano” is one of the oldest wines of Italy, the name “Vino Nobile” was found the first time in documents from 1787. Composed of 70% Sangiovese 20% Canaiolo, the remaining 10% from other vineyards, can be produced only in the area covered by the specification, a patch of 670 hectares covering almost completely the territory of the town of Montepulciano. It is subjected to a maturation of 2 years minimum entirely of wood or part wood part in other containers for maturation. We will take you to discover this fabulous colored wine with garnet, intense floral aroma and a dry flavor with some hints of wood in which it aged, ideal for accompanying red meats and game, but great to be enjoyed in conjunction with all ‘excellent Pecorino of nearby Pienza.
The “Chianti” is a land with an ancient winemaking tradition of which there are Etruscan and Roman. The first documents in which the name “Chianti” identifies a production area of wine (and wine product) date back to the thirteenth century, and refer to the “Chianti League” founded in Florence to regulate relations with countries Radda, Gaiole and Castellina, current municipalities that make up the original area of the “Chianti Classico” that its capital is the country of “Radda in Chianti”. The “Black Rooster” on golden background is the emblem of the consortium of “Chianti Classico” which protects the exclusivity. Not having a sufficient production to meet demand has been extended the opportunity to produce the wine “Chianti” in the provinces of Florence and Arezzo as well as to other towns of Siena, always respecting the grapes and methods used in the original Chianti. This clear wine, deep ruby color and deep distinguished by floral notes, harmonious and smooth you will love even more of this territory which is unique in the world.
BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO
Brunello is a modern wine, invented by the noble family Biondi Santi, even if the territory of Montalcino is renowned since the days of the Middle Ages for the production of high quality wines and until the second half of the nineteenth century was known for Moscardello, white and sweet wine, from then on was born the “Brunello”, award-winning in Italy and around the world. A “Sangiovese” from intense ruby red color with a scent reminiscent aromas of geranium, cherry and spices, hot, a little tannic, strong. An exclusive wine that with the uniqueness of its territory will allow you to live a food and wine experience of the highest level, with the possibility of combining products such as prized cheese and oil.
OUR WINE TOURS
Panoramic Tour of Chianti Classico. Visit two wineries, wine tasting of Chianti Classico and other wines followed by a typical lunch and tasting of typical products. Visit of medieval village, Volpaia and Vertine.
FULL DAY 9h
Visit of the historical centreof Montalcino and Montepulciano with visit of two wineries, wine tasting of Rosso and Brunello di Montalcino plus grappa followed by a typical lunch in the winery and wine tasting of Rosso and Nobile di Montepulciano accompanied by typical Tuscan products.
FULL DAY 9h
We visit the castle of Monteriggioni and the village of Castellina, we walk through the vineyards and visit two wineries with tasting of Chianti Classico typical products and vinegar. Lunch in the cellar.
FULL DAY 9h
We visit a winery in Montalcino with tasting of 3/4 wine and grape followed by lunch in the cellar. We visit Pienza village and a Biological farm together with cheese and wine tasting of pecorino cheese and honey.
FULL DAY 9h
Unaccompanied visit of Motepulciano and visit at the winery with wine tasting of Rosso and Nobile di Montepulciano accompanied by typical Tuscan products. After the wine tasting, departure for a farmhouse where cows have got the title of “selection and registration in the genealogical album of the Chianina breed”. The tour of the farm will be followed by a sampling of Chianina meat prepared as: hamburger, tartarre, roast beaf and steak.
FULL DAY 9h
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