Learn About Poggiopiano Map It
Pogggiopiano is in the country overlying San Casciano Val di Pesa (Florence), in the resort of Pisignano. It stands on a broad and flat hill overlooking the valley to the north west of Florence and the valley leading to Pisa, at an altitude of 300 meters above sea level. The farm covers an area of 17 hectares. This property was acquired by the Bartoli family in 1993. They have dedicated themselves to making the best Chianti and Super Tuscans for over 15 years.
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One of the most important wine regions in Italy, Tuscany is home to the cities of Florence and Siena, the districts of Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino, and the wineries of Sassicaia, Tignanello and Ornellaia. Tuscany is also home to the indigenous Italian grape variety, Sangiovese. Most of the wine coming from Tuscany is made from some clone of this...
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Learn About Sangiovese
Sangiovese (SAHN-gee-oh-VAY-zee) Blood of Jove (literally translated) The principal grape of Chianti - in fact, the principle grape of all of Tuscany - has had its ups and downs. For a stint in the 70s and 80s, wines labeled Chianti contained cheap red wine packaged in a straw casked bottle, most popular for the candle holder it would become. But no more. Sangiovese re...
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