Tuscany Wineries with Tasting Rooms
- Siena Area Wineries with Tasting Rooms -
Località Dievole -
53010 VAGLIAGLI (Siena)
+39 0577 322632
A wine tasting tour of approximately one hour will be provided. The staff will accompany guests to the wine cellar to taste the Dievole wines and enjoy delicious snacks. The next stop on the tour will be a small church where the original 1090 contract is kept, and will end with a technical oenologic demonstration about our wines.
From Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm, 2 pm to 6 pm
Schedule: at 11 am / 2 pm / 3:45 pm / 5:30 pm
Cost: for current prices please call +39 0577 322632
Payment: cash or credit card
The Dievole estate lies 12 km northeast of Siena, 1 km away from the hamlet of Vagliagli.
From South: drive on the highway A1 and exit at VALDICHIANA. Keep on driving towards Siena for around 35 km, then drive on towards Firenze and exit at SIENA NORD. Keep on driving on your left, after the stop turn left, towards the north and carry on driving for about 2 kms.
Abbadia Ardenga Il Poggio
Via Romana, 139 - 53024 Torrenieri - Montalcino
+39 0577 834150
Abbadia Ardenga welcomes groups from 20 to 130 people.
Reservations should be made in advance.
Guided tours are available on Saturdays or Sundays.
Tour Hours : in the morning till 11.30 – In the afternoon from 14.30.
There is a big parking area in front of the wine cellar.
The wine cellar is located in a crossroads of four important medieval castles : Buonconvento, San Giovanni d’Asso, San Quirico d’Orcia and Montalcino.
Besides the wonderful landscapes of the Natural Park of the Val d’Orcia, there are important artistic towns as Murlo and Pienza, thermal sites as Bagno Vignoni and Chianciano Terme, mountain areas such as the impressive bulk of Monte Amiata, religious sites as the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore.
Castello di Poggio alle Mura s.n.c. - 53024 Montalcino (SI)
Castello Banfi is a rarity among Italian wine estates, not just because of its size (some 7,100 acres, of which around 2,400 are planted with vines), its composition of single vineyards, or its state-of-the-art winery, but because it was started from scratch less than 20 years ago.
Directions from Siena (70 km): Follow the signs for Grosseto and proceed to SS 223. Exit at sign for Paganico (45 km).
Follow brown signs to M. Amiata, and then turn left at signs for S. Angelo/Montalcino,
crossing over the bridge and railroad tracks (15 km).
Fattoria dei Barbi
Loc. Podernovi, 170 - 53024 Montalcino (SI)
+39 0577 841111
Brunello is a wine born from time and from the care it receives while it ages. Its aging process is a rite and the cellar at the Barbi Farm is the temple in which this rite has been taking place for more than a century. Here lie bottles which date back as far as 1892 together with the barrels which will give us next year’s Brunello.
Passionate keepers of traditions from the Barbi Farm and Montalcino are ready to accompany our guests in the labyrinth of our aging cellar, which has made the history of the Brunello. Centennial bottles, curiosities and the magnificent barrels in which the wine “atto a diventare Brunello – to be Brunello” gets ready to make many palates all over the world very happy.
Languages: English, French and German.
Monday to Friday tours start at 12noon or at 3pm.
The Visits cost is 5,00 Euro per person at the scheduled times mentioned herein, require reservations. No tours during the week-end.
Directions: Once in Montalcino, follow the directions for Sant’Antimo. After 4km more or less, just following the road, with a few curves, on the left you will see a dirt road with a sign that will point you to the farm: after about 400mt or so you will find a large parking lot on your right.