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Monteriggioni Castle WINE EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

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What to Expect
Monte Chiaro Organic Chianti winery welcomes guests daily at our Wine Shop "Cantinetta", inside the Castle of Monteriggioni, founded in 1213. The Griccioli family has been the oldest private proprietor of the Castle in the past, starting by the year 1720.

With our exclusive wine education experience, you will understand tasting methods, Chianti wine culture and terroir concept, the origin of Supertuscans, focus on Sangiovese and native grapes

Our expert guides will lead you through a 50-minute immersion into our rich history together with current vineyard and winemaking operations. Food pairings with local organic products (pecorino, honey, truffle, salami) presented by wine educators Seila, Gregory and Maurizio.

What you get:

Discovery of the oldest room the Castle and seated wine tasting.

7 organic wines, featuring our white/rosè, one of our Chianti and one award-winning Supertuscan, paired with our selection of organic gourmet cheeses, cold cuts, honey and truffle, extra virgin olive oil tasting.

** • In case of staff unavailability or ordinary maintenance the experience of an equivalent value will take place in the Tenuta di Montechiaro.

Stop At:

• Castello Monteriggioni, Piazza Roma, 53035, Monteriggioni Italy
• Piazza Roma 15 Castello di Monteriggioni, 53035, Monteriggioni Italy

Sample Menu

• Bruschetta - assaggio/tasting - Tuscan bread, Extravirgin Olive Oil, Garlic & Chili
• Pecorinos Selection - assaggio/tasting - Selection of Pecorino Cheeses & Organic Honeys (depending on availability)
• Truffle Experience - assaggio/tasting - Selection of Bruschettas with Parmesan & Truffle, Pesto & Truffle, Truffle Oil, Honey & Truffle Truffle & Porcini (depending on availability)
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Departure Point
Cantinetta di Monteriggioni, Piazza Roma, 15, 53035 Monteriggioni SI, Italy
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Snacks
Exclusions
  • Private transportation
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Monte Chiaro Organic Chianti Winery
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Silvia P
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Tasting wine
Very nice hosts. Very good organised, 4 type wine of Chianti, some snacks. Nice. We are very pleased!
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