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Capannelle Solare

~ Barriques in the Capannelle Cellars ~ The Capannelle Estate lies among  the hills of Gaiole, in northern Chianti Classico and extends for approximately 20 hectares, 16 of which are under vine.  Capannelle produces three red wines from native varieties…

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Arcanum

~ Tenuta di Arceno ~ Sigh………  Founded in 2002, the Arcanum estate is the luxury, sister property to Tenuta di Arceno and sits in the Commune of Castelnuovo Berardenga.  Tracing its roots to the Etruscan era, the estate now encompasses…

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Reserved Rancia

~ Cellar Relics ~ Wine is farming.  No matter how fanciful or romanticized we wine geeks revere in the process, it is simple, tiresome, back breaking farming.   In the words of Felsina’s own Giovanni Poggiali:  “Like all good farmers, our…

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