Not too far from Siena and standing up on a hill, Montepulciano is a medieval town of rare beauty. Charming squares and ancient churches, elegant Renaissance palaces define the shape of the city, from which you enjoy the view of a vast panorama all over the Val d’Orcia region surrounding the area
Vino Nobile is made from the Sangiovese grape varietal known locally as Prugnolo gentile, minimum 70%, and it may be joined up to 30% by other authorized varieties. The wine is aged in oak barrels for 2 years. The result is a favorful dry red wine, perfect to match with local food such as pork dishes, cheese or "pici", a typical pasta from central Tuscany.
Visit and have lunch in the Salcheto winery where you will taste most of their amazing production of wine and extra virgin olive oil. Next step will be Boscarelli, one of the biggest producer of Vino Nobile in the area.
Tasting great quality wine, you will learn all secrets of Tuscan tradition and Sangiovese grapes. Montepulciano area is a blessed region, due to its fantastic combination between architecture and nature, history and innovation, which blend together in a combination you can fnd and enjoy just here
- Sommelier/wine expert driver-guide
- Luxury minivan Mercedes
- Pick up and drop off at your local stay
- Full Lunch with wine tasting at Salcheto
- Visit and wine tasting in the afternoon at Boscarelli Estate
- About 6h experience
- Tour available by luxury minivan Mercedes or Helicopter