Selection of the best wineries in Val d’Elsa. Here you can wine tasting Chianti, Chianti Montespertoli, Chianti Colli Senesi, Chianti Colli Fiorentini and Vernaccia di San Gimignano. Visiting a winery and tasting its wine is an unforgettable experience
WINE AND OIL EXPERIENCE – 1h – € 25pp
EIGHT WINES, THREE OILS
AMALINDO white wine IGT, ALVAROSE’ rosé wine IGT, DOMIZIO red wine IGT, IO TESTONE red wine IGT WITHOUT SULFITES, SERAFINO red wine Chianti docg, II GUIDO red wine Chianti Montespertoli docg, OTTAVINO Red wine IGT, Tuscan bread, extra virgin olive oil “blended, Leccino, Moraiolo” and water.
COMPLETE VISIT & TASTING – 2h 30min – € 80+10pp
max 25 people
Visit to the cellar, oil mill and the Vinsantaia of the large tower with a panoramic view, followed by a tasting of 3 wines; two reds and LAUDEMIO extra virgin olive oil accompanied by bread (Fettunta), cold cuts and cheese, concluding with the third wine, the typical Tuscan dessert wine “Vinsanto” and “Cantuccini” (typical Tuscan biscuits with almonds). Stop at the company “Wine Shop”. We use local products of high quality.
Tour Timetable: AM 10:00 o PM 14:00/15:00
Example: group of 4 people = € 80 + € 40 = € 120 : 4 = € 30 per person
SNACK AND TASTING – € 30pp
In addition to tasting our wines (3 Vernaccia wines, Chianti, D.O.C. San Gimignano Rosso), you can enjoy a rich platter of cold cuts, cheeses, and bruschetta.
With the possibility of adding a taste of Cabernet or Merlot for an extra 5 euros.
TUSCAN EXCELLENCE* – 4 wines – € 25pp
Vernaccia di San Gimignano, which has been on the tables of nobles, prelates and rich merchants since 1276, and Chianti, which appears for the first time in a notarial document of 1398, represent the history of Italian wine in the world.
Vernaccia Hydra DOCG
Vernaccia Riserva Ori DOCG
Chianti C.S. Caelum DOCG
Chianti C.S. Riserva Draco DOCG Accompanied by EVO oil, bruschetta and a platter of typical Tuscan products
Vernaccia di San Gimignano is a white wine, produced in a restricted area of Tuscany, coinciding with the municipality of San Gimignano, known and appreciated all over the world.
It is controlled and guaranteed by the Controlled and Guaranteed Designation of Origin (DOCG) mark. It was the first Italian wine to receive the Denominazione di Origine Controllata (DOC) in 1966 and in 1993 it received the DOCG. Vernaccia di San Gimignano is a famous wine since ancient times and is still appreciated for its strong personality and its characteristic sapid-mineral profile . It is, in fact, one of the few Italian whites that possess aging skills. We are waiting for a wine tasting in San Gimignano
In 1997 the seventh sub-area of Chianti Montespertoli D.O.C.G.
The other six areas of Chianti are: Chianti Colli Aretini, produced in the province of Arezzo. Chianti Colli Fiorentini, produced in the province of Florence. The Chianti Colline Pisane, produced in the province of Pisa, Chianti Montalbano or Monte Albano, produced on the homonymous mountain range between the provinces of Pistoia, Prato and Florence. Chianti Rufina, produced in the province of Florence, in the municipality of Rufina and adjacent areas. Finally, the Chianti Colli Senesi, produced in the province of Siena. In the area of Montespertoli you can taste excellent Chianti Montespertoli or Chianti Colli Fiorentini.
The wines of the six Chianti areas are all made with a minimum Sangiovese base of 70% and the grapes of Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon can not exceed together the limit of 15%, while any grapes of white grapes (especially Malvasia white long) may not exceed the 10% limit.
As for the Chianti Colli Senesi the disciplinary is slightly different because the minimum base of Sangiovese is 75%. While the grapes of Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon can not exceed together the limit of 10%. A wine tasting in montespertoli is an experience to try. See the other wineries in Tuscany and in Italy come.