Azienda Agricola Baldetti Alfonso, Cortona

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5/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web
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  • We chose this cellar, through a smartbox, to do a tasting Cortona countryside and when I exit super satisfied you know I made the right choice. The owners, very friendly, they walked into their basement explaining every detail of the grape processing. The first thing that jumped to the eye, in addition to the beautiful scenery, is the commitment and dedication of this family in performing their work. To underline a cellar well cared for. tasting of two wines, took place in a small veranda surrounded by the silence of the countryside. What about?! We were really good! Congratulations to the family Lea!
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  • Highly recommend a visit to this up-and-coming winery. Staff is incredibly friendly with zero pretension, tour is concise but interesting, but--most importantly--the wine is superb. Their Metodo Class...  read more »
  • visit the cellar with Mr. Alfonso is like being in a classroom and listen to a teacher whose skills and knowledge are of excellence. the Winery is beautiful, the wines are just to taste
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  • Excellent wine tasting. Baldetti is a local manufacturer of wine processing and bottling equipment so this is a showcase both for their skill at wine making and their machinery. Not a very old vineyard but some nice wines. Especially the 2012 Marius Cortona DOC Sangiovese and the 2003 Leopoldo Cortona DOC Vin Santo (dessert wine)
  • History of the company, the new reality was born with the desire to continue the activity of the historic AZ. Agr. LEA Owen, father of the current conductor, who was among the first to believe in the potential wine-Cortona area. The winery recently created, using the best technology, allows the transformation of the grapes produced by 15 hectares of vineyards. Inside the structure there is also the small mill.  A special area is designed to accommodate groups up to 50 people, offering the possibility of guided tours and tastings. Certainly no lack ambitions and the Group of young people who are part of the project will ensure, thanks to the passion and enthusiasm that demonstrate, growth and continuity. The vines the vineyards embrace the quiet little village of stony ground which lies at an altitude of about 290 meters and have recently been remodeled using rootstocks and clones selected varieties, with a density of 5,000 vines per hectare. Cultivation is on spurred cordon, which allows optimal management and an ideal balance productive nature, then, does the rest. Wines from 100% Syrah Cortona Syrah Doc CRANO grapes: soil: medium-MIXTURE bottles: up to 25000 BOTTLES color: dark red and intense with purple reflections Bouquet: a growing complexity from which emerge ripe fruit and black pepper alcohol: from 13 to 14 serving temperature: 19° C volume: 750 ml. Combinations: it is a red wine of great complexity, with a tannic structure of extraordinary balance making it at the same time strong and gentle. Offers its best with lots of tasty also particularly tasty, to get excited with the Chianina steak. LEOPOLDO Cortona Vin Santo Doc grapes: Sangiovese, Trebbiano, Malvasia terrain: medium-MIXTURE bottles: up to 1500 BOTTLES color: Amber nose: extraordinarily complexity ranging from ripe fruits to toasted hazelnut alcohol: from 15 to 17 serving temperature: 19° C volume: 375 ml. Serving suggestions: a typical product of the Tuscan tradition, produced with dried grapes then fermented and aged in small oak barrels. The presence of a small amount of residual sugar make it ideal for combination with chocolate and desserts in General. MARIUS Cortona Doc 90% Sangiovese 10% Sangiove Merlot grapes: soil: medium-MIXTURE bottles: up to 50000 BOTTLES color: Ruby Red, tending to purple Bouquet: flowery and fruity reminiscent of violets and BlackBerry proof: From 12.5 to 13.5 serving temperature: 18° C volume: 750 ml. Combinations: Born with the objective to obtain an easy-drinking red wine, perfumed and with taste extremely 
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