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June 26, 2020

A heartfelt thank you to Jill Barth for having written the lovely article How Fattoria Di Montemaggio, Chianti Wine Estate, Diversified In 2020 on Forbes about Fattoria di Montemaggio and the new natural skincare line. Jill describes how we, in the midst of the Coronavirus lockdown, decided to launch our series of natural skincare products. When there was no tourism, no visits to our winery and the tasting room any longer due to Covid-19, we managed to shift our focus by virtually roll out the line of natural beauty products made with ingredients such as stem cells from red grapes.… read more

May 15, 2020

We are thrilled  that the online magazine Tuscany People mentions Fattoria di Montemaggio in their blog article Vini bianchi toscani, il lato chiaro della forza. They write about how we are an organic family winery focused on quality in the middle of Chianti Classico land. Furthermore, they have chosen to emphasize or cultivation of the lesser-known Pugnitello grape and, in line with the theme of the article, the international grape Chardonnay. The article writer Martina Tanganelli writes about how our Chardonnay wine makes the drive to Fattoria di Montemaggio, along the long and winding unpaved way, worthwhile. In fact, she describes… read more

March 25, 2020

Did you know you can get 20% OFF our amazing organic products and also get a FREE BOTTLE and a FREE GADGET??? On top we will be donating 2 euro from each purchase to the North of Italy to help hospitals fight the battle with Coronavirus!! Please follow the link to participate in the campaign, watch the video and share with your friends and family! IF YOU CANNOT COME TO ITALY THIS YEAR LET ITALY COME TO YOU!!! read more

February 24, 2020

Chianti Classico Collection is the yearly event where we get to introduce the vintage that is going to be released for the year. It is, therefore, a great satisfaction when we see that our wines are appreciated by journalists, bloggers, and tradespeople. The event is a part of the Anteprime Toscane week where the various Tuscan wine consortiums organize their preview events for national and international press and tradespeople. First out to review our wine is Marco Bechi, a Tuscan food- and wine blogger who has written about our Chianti Classico Gran Selezione 2012. His verdict is that it is… read more

January 22, 2020

We are delighted and proud to be in the Slow Wine Guide 2020 Slow Wine is one of the fundamental yearly guide books for Italian wine, a way to valorize the rich oenological heritage. In fact, the editors Giancarlo Gariglio and Fabio Giavedoni have mentioned during the last years how their aim is for this guide to become a sort of “hub” or a "software" for high-quality wine in Italy. They want you to be able to have an overview that is as complete as possible when it comes to Italian wine. What better recognition for us at Fattoria di… read more

December 16, 2019

We are happy to tell you that Confagricoltura Siena paid us a visit to do a video about Fattoria di Montemaggio recently. They interviewed Ilaria Anichini, our Estate Manager, about our organic and sustainable farming, viticulture, and winemaking. In the video, you can also learn more about the wine tours and wine tastings we organize for wine lovers and tourists. It is an opportunity to have a fun and unique wine experience. Watch more about our activities in Confagricoltura Siena's lovely YouTube video below or on their website. Italian version: Siamo felici di potervi raccontare che Confagricoltura Siena ci… read more

December 10, 2019

WINE HEAVEN!!! An outstanding Chardonnay from an outstanding winery at an outstanding price. We are bursting with happiness when reading these words in a review made by Andy Kelly of the blog Get Your Cork Out in the United Kingdom. Andy Kelly is based in Liverpool, England and together with Dane Brooks he reviews and writes thoughts about wines that they taste. Some months ago, Andy ordered our Chardonnay di Montemaggio IGT 2018 via Amazone Prime in the UK and shortly after he wrote a fantastic review in the article Chardonnay di MonteMaggio 2018. Our Chardonnay di Montemaggio is a… read more

Tripadvisor 2018 Certificate of Excellence

May 26, 2018

We would like to thank all of you who have visited us and written great reviews on TripAdvisor about your wine tour experience at our winery. We just got an announcement via email from TripAdvisor that we have been recognized with a 2018 Certificate of Excellence. The certificate is based on all the fantastic reviews all of you have written about us. Thank you!! read more

Decanter World Wine Awards 2018 - Silver for us!

May 26, 2018

Decanter World Wine Awards just announced the medals awarded this year and we, of course, got an email too with great news. We are very happy to let you know that we have been awarded Silver medals for Quinta Essentia 2013 and Chianti Classico Riserva 2012 by Decanter. read more

Fattoria di Montemaggio partnered up with Monaco-based Yacht builder Dynamiq

December 15, 2017

Christmas is a cosy time of the year that we usually spend with our family and the people we love. It is also a time of good food and wine, so to make the festive season even more special, Dynamiq has partnered up with an award-winning Tuscan winemaker based close to its shipyard in Viareggio. The Montemaggio estate comprises 70 hectares in the heart of Tuscany’s Chianti Classico region, one of the prettiest and most highly prized wine-producing areas in Italy. During the grape harvest, which is carried out entirely by hand, the fruit undergoes careful selection in the vineyard… read more