Casato Prime Donne Award 2011 to Carla Fendi
Montalcino celebrated the awarding of the ‘Casato Prime Donne award 2011’ to Carla Fendi and the inauguration of the “Tabernacolo del Brunello per la Madonna”. The celebration concluded with a gala dinner, held at the Fattoria del Colle, which was dedicated to the Unification of Italy
Frances Mayes author of Under the tuscan sun is the Prima Donna 2007
Frances Mayes author of Under the Tuscan Sun is the Prima Donna 2007 Prizes given also for the science of wine making and for the best literature regarding the Montalcino territory. The Manifesto delle Pari Opportunità in cantina has been signed by 18 pink ribbon wineries
Casato Prime Donne award 2009 to Ilaria Capua
The Prize "Casato Prime Donne" dedicated to Ilda Bartoloni, the journalist who recently passed away, who had turned the prize into an instrument of emphasis of the new reality for women, crowned on September 19th in Montalcino, Ilaria Capua, an Italian virologist among the 5 Revolutionary Minds in the world.
Dedications by past prize winners Paola Capriolo, Carla Fracci, Marta Morazzoni, Francesca Sanvitale and Kerry Kennedy along a meditative path among the Brunello vineyards.
Josefa Idem receives the“Casato Prime Donne” 2008 award
Saturday September 18th, in the Astrusi Theatre in Montalcino the sixth event of the "Casto Prime Donne" prize giving took place, an award dedicated to women as protagonists of our times and of the splendid area of great wines south of Siena.