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Contucci

 
 
 

Apply: Famiglia Contucci
 
Wine areas:
Rosso Di Montepulciano (DOC)
Vino Nobile Di Montepulciano (DOCG)
 
Foundation year: 1646
 
Winemaker: Famiglia Contucci
 
Vine variety: Prugnolo gentile, Canaiolo nero, Mammolo, Colorino, Malvasia del Chianti, Trebbiano Toscano e Grechetto
 
Hectare: 21
 
Number of bottles produced/year: 100000
 
Most important labels:
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Pietra Rossa
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Mulinvecchio
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva
Rosso di Montepulciano
 
Wine Road: Strada del Vino Nobile di Montepulciano
Description

The winery was built in the XIII centiry, while the Contuccis' Palace residence of Pope Julius III and the Grand Duke Ferdinando I, was built in the XVI century by Antonio da Sangallo the Elder. The company has 170 hectares, of which 21 are vineyards at an altitude ranging between 280 and 450 meters, made only from native grapes; the sale of products is distributed in national and intermational market. The Contuccis' family produces wine from 1.000 years.

How to get

From North: A1 exit Val di Chiana. From the South: A1 exit Chiusi-Chianciano. In both cases, follow the signs for Montepulciano and then to the Old Town and Piazza Grande.


Days and Hour opening: From Monday to Friday 8.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 9.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. 6.30 p.m.
 
Days and Hours visit: From Monday to Friday 8.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 9.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. 6.30 p.m.
 
Wine Tasting: yes
 
Oil Tasting: no
 
Purchase products in the cellar: yes
 
Purchase products online: yes
 
Disabled accessibility: yes
 
Coach parking: no
 
Apply: Ginevra Contucci
 
Language spoken: Italian, English, French, German
 
Overnight: Luxory accomodation for 2 people in Contucci Palace
 
Apartments for rent number: 1

Territory: Nearby you can find

 
Museum

Pinacoteca Crociani

Monuments

Duomo, Chiesa San Biagio, Chiesa Sant'Agnese, Chiesa Sant'Agostino, Chiesa del Ges¨, Chiesa Santa Lucia, Chiesa Santa Maria, Chiesa Le Grazie, Torre di Pulcinalla, Municipio, Palazzo Contucci, Palazzo Tarugi

Outlet

Valdichiana Outlet Village

Spa

Terme di Sant'Albino (Montepulciano), Terme Sensoriali a Chianciano Terme, terme Theia a Chianciano Terme