Wineries

Wine tours at the Fattoria del Colle in Trequanda and at the Casato Prime Donne in Montalcino, are enchanting, quite different to any others in that they enable our guests to re-live the past. From the guided visit of the cellar and the itinerant tasting tour to the exclusive vertical tasting of four Brunello di Montalcino vintages, our offers can be combined or booked individually for you to discover the authentic Tuscany in the most beautiful countryside in the world.

Special offers for groups of between 6 and 50 people should be booked in advance.

At the Casato Prime Donne of Montalcino

 

Casato Prime Donne is the only Italian winery with an entirely female staff. It has obtained awards and recognition for its wines and for the contribution given to the place of women in the wine world.
The winery offers an outside itinerary with a view of the Sangiovese vineyards of Brunello among the works of art created by Tuscan artists in honour of the winners of the "Premio Casato Prime Donne" Carla Fendi, Carla Fracci, Josefa Idem... the visit of the wineries comprises the Tinaia del Vento, where modern technology allows the wine to be made in the old traditional ways. It continues to the Barrels hall where oak casks alternate with frescoes depicting the history of Montalcino and of its famous wine. Lastly the tasting hall with the cosiness of an old Tuscan house furnished with antiques.
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    Brunello Wine Tasting

    Brunello di Montalcino is produced in the Montalcino area and requires pure Sangiovese grapes. It also must be aged for at least two years in oak casks and barrels. During the past decades Brunello has become one of the most prized and praised wines in the world.

    You will have the opportunity to taste our top rated Brunello wines including Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva and Brunello di Montalcino Prime Donne Selection.

    Casato Prime Donne is the only winery in Italy with an all female staff. It has received awards and prizes for its wines and for having contributed to women’s’ presence in the world of wine.

    The winery offers an itinerary outside with a view over the Sangiovese vineyards among the works of art by Tuscan artists in honour of the winners of the “Casato Prime Donne" award, Carla Fendi, Carla Fracci, Josefa Idem...The tour of the winery includes the Tinaia del Vento fermentation area, where the up to the minute technologies permit a vinification like long ago. The tour continues in the barrel ageing area where oak casks are alternated with frescoes regarding the history of Montalcino and the origins of this famous wine.

    To conclude the cosy tasting hall that resembles an old time Tuscan home with its antique furniture.

     

    Guided tours in Italian, English and French (German upon request)
    Open every day 09.00 -13.00 / 14.00 - 18.00 (Saturday and Sunday upon request)


    For information and bookings
    Phone + 39 0577 849421
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  • At Fattoria del Colle

    Chianti wine tasting tours

    Fattoria del Colle is a famous estate in the Val d'Orcia territory. The winery produces and sells wines since 1998.
    The wine estate is located in Trequanda, in southern Tuscany, in the Chianti and Doc Orcia areas and organizes Chianti wine tasting tours for guests. The wines produced are Chianti Superiore Docg, the Doc Orcia wines Cenerentola and Leone Rosso, the “Drago e le Otto Colombe Igt Toscana”, “Vinsanto del Chianti Doc” and lastly “Passito da uve Traminer”.
    The farm also produces extra vergin olive oil Dop Terre di Siena.
    The 17 hectare vineyard guarantees a high level of production and some unique wines greatly appreciated in the wine world.
    The Chianti wine tasting tour provides some different packages in order to give the visitors a full perception of the tastings and scents of the Tuscan wines. Some of the Chianti wine tasting tours are organized to also give visitors the possibility of tasting the traditional Tuscan dishes and improve their skills in terms of knowledge of the Italian cuisine.


    Visits to the Fattoria del Colle in Southern Chianti, an XVIth century estate with its history and a winery projected into the future.

    In Italy’s most beautiful countryside where landscapes tell an age-old story, the Fattoria del Colle is still unspoilt, lived in and, a unique case in Tuscany, open to the public for guided visits. Tourists discover the charm of old noble dwellings that resemble museums where every room has a story to tell of lovers and tradition.

    The buildings form a little hamlet, transformed into holiday apartments, surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and gardens.



    Timetable: every day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m./ 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. (reservations required)


    For information and bookings
    Tel. + 39 0577 662108
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