Producer's profileIn a typical Tuscan landscape the “Fattoria il Cantuccio” with its villa, is situated in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa and its origin is going back to xiv century. For people that like the nature the “Fattoria il Cantuccio” ownes a beautiful mansion turned into agriturism in between the vineyards and olive trees.
The wine estate is 114 hectars of which 25 hectars of olive trees.
The production of the “extra virgin olive oil Fattoria il Cantuccio”. Is followed step by step from the harvest to the pressure in order to have a very high quality olive oil.
The remaining 16 hectars are specialized vineyards. The annual production of Chianti DOCG wine is 900 htl. Of which 80 htl of the best “Cipereto” Chianti Colli Fiorentini DOCG wine.
The special selection of the grapes, not possible every year, allowes to produce a small quantity of “Il Roggio” a barrique wine, ruby red with an intense perfume very good for special food.
Following the old traditions, the Fattoria il Cantuccio has a small production of “Vinsanto del Chianti” aged at least 4 years in Caratelli (small wooden barrels).