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Il Faggeto

Il Faggeto


Introduction

Part of Bruna Baroncini's 'Tenute Toscane' - the vineyards of the Faggeto estate are south-east of Montepulciano, on the hills sloping down to the Val di Chiana and Lake Trasimeno.

Here there are 7 ha of vineyard registered for the production of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. Winemkaing and maturation takes place on the estate in the newly built cellar, housing Italian oak barrels.

The local soil is clay with limestone, and layers of yellow stone (Pietra del Diavolo) - and the focus is on the production of red wines made from Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Prugnolo Gentile. Although some Malvasia del Chianti, Sauvignon Blanc and Trebbiano is also grown.