Fattoria del Colle new top wine destination
2 new proposals for wine lovers looking for an unusual itinerant tasting or who want to spend a day among vineyards, wines and activities
Itinerant tastings that resemble adventures out to discover vineyards and wines, aromas and tastes, panoramas and historical locations. Also the proposal for a day at Fattoria del Colle to regenerate in a safe place, in contact with nature an able to tell a story centuries old. An itinerary dedicated to vineyards and to the wines they produce. Another activity that proposes an itinerant tasting with a mixture of history, aromas and flavours. A lunch experience to taste different Tuscan cheeses or cold cuts, and on Saturdays the possibility of an excursion to the Brunello di Montalcino winery Casato Prime Donne.
Tours and lunches are organized upon request and must be booked the previous day calling +39 0577 662108 or via email at email@example.com
ITINERANT TASTING IN THE VINEYARDS
3 vineyards, 3 grape varieties and 3 wine tastings (h. 12,00 midday from the farm courtyard)
Itinerant tasting of the wines in the organic vineyards with the same variety of grapes are grown: Traminer for the IGT bianco Sanchimento, Foglia Tonda for the Doc Orcia Cenerentola and Sangiovese for the Brunello that is made in Montalcino at Casato Prime Donne visible at a distance. This experience thanks to an expert guide will be a fun discovery of the characteristic of the three varieties and of the vines they produce (15 Euro per person). Lasts about an hour.
ITINERANT TASTING IN GARDENS, VEGETABLE GARDENS, HISTORICAL LOCATIONS AND VINEYARDS
3 wines among history, vineyards, gardens and vegetable gardens (h. 3,00 pm: from the farm courtyard)
Breathtaking views, the Italian garden at Fattoria del Colle with its paths, the San Clemente chapel built in 1592 with its stories of heretics and Madonnas, the bedroom that once belonged to the Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo sovereign of Tuscany and his lover Isabella, the vegetable garden with its oldest and most curious plants like mandrake that has aphrodisiacal properties, wormwood – the green fairy and the pepper tree … An itinerary of aromas, stories and legends that includes also the tasting of 3 wines from Fattoria del Colle (Chianti Superiore DOCG, Doc Orcia Leone Rosso and IGT Il Drago e le 8 Colombe) and a typical Tuscan snack with freshly picked tomatoes from the garden (13 Euro per person). Lasts about one hour.
TUSCAN LUNCH EXPERIENCE DEDICATED TO TUSCAN COLD CUTS AND CHEESES
Experience lunch with Tuscan flavours with 8 cold cuts or 8 cheeses from the Tuscan excellence, explained one by one, with a glass of Chianti Superiore DOCG, a bowl of pappa al pomodoro soup and a dessert. (28,00 Euro)
FOR THOSE WISHING TO SPEND ALL DAY AT FATTORIA DEL COLLE
These spaces are open to the public, but require all visitors to respect nature and the social distancing rules.
- Two nature trails with explanatory signposts
- A hiking trail through the vineyards where one learns about the different varieties of vines and the vegetative cycle of the plants
- Parks and panoramic spots where one can regenerate immersed in nature
TOUR AND TASTING AT CASATO PRIME DONNE IN MONTALCINO
SATURDAY at 4,00 pm: An excursion to the winery Casato Prime Donne in Montalcino (with your own car) for a trail through the vineyards and a tasting of Rosso, Brunello di Montalcino and Brunello Riserva, while the tour of the winery will depend on the health standards in force at the time.
The experience lasts about an hour and allows visitors to see where the wines vinify and age in barrel, at least from outside, as well as the Sangiovese organic vineyards and the pieces of contemporary art such as the Brunello Calendar that illustrates the stars attributed to each vintage, the Modernacolo created for Carla Fendi, the frame where to take a selfie …. The explanations introduce guests to the history of Montalcino and the secrets of the production of Brunello (18 Euro per person).
It is essential to book at least 4 hours previously calling the number +39 0577 662108 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
As you know the rules and the necessity to protect your health from the Coronavirus force us to get organized beforehand. Consequently, with everybody’s collaboration and goodwill we will succeed in offering you some charming and interesting experiences.