Fontodi

First year production: 1968
Property: Giovanni Manetti
Oenologist: Franco Bernabei
Agronomist: Franco Gabriarelli
Conduction: Biological
Bottles produced: 300.000
Hectares: 90,00
Address: From the A1, exit from Valdarno, continue on the Chiantigiana towards Greve
 
 
Reviewful wine company to be counted among those who made the fortune of the new era of Chianti Classico. We are in Panzano in Chianti, in the hill predominantly south-known as Conca d'Oro di Panzano, with a significant altitude (500 meters above sea level), in a suggestive position that digrades on the valley of the river weighs, where light seems to never dampen. Among these vineyards is born the noble flaf of the Pieve thanks to the expert hand of the famous consultant Franco Bernabei and the genius of Giovanni Manetti Patron of the company, one of those Rossi who in the 1980s desired by the US press the name of Supertuscan because part of a restricted The ranks of non-doc wines and outside the influence, to the restrictive era, of the disciplinary. At the side of him an excellent sampling, where passion, oenological art - is also worked in amphorae produced by the manexi themselves in the family furnace - terroir and respect for the environment, travel hand in hand.