Best wineries near Greve in Chianti
One of the oldest wine producers in Tuscany, The Marchesi Antinori, it is land where for over 6 centuries and 26 generations, with many wine estates scattered in Tuscany and Umbria.
Make sure to stop by Cantinetta Antinori in Florence for a bite to eat and wine tasting, or visit the Antinori nel Chianti Classico estate in Bargino. This futuristic structure of great architectural value was inaugurated in 2012 and houses the Antinori Art Project collection as well as a sleek roof-top restaurant.
If you want to experience the winery at its best, book one of the many tours available starting at €35.
Go back in time and experience Chianti history in this recently restored 16th-century castle, near Greve in Chianti. During the Historic Tour of the estate, you will have the chance to visit the castle’s chapel, old cellars, and vintage collection of wines. Tours are available from Monday to Friday at a cost of €15, and include a tasting of three Chianti wines.
Castello di Verrazzano is another jewel of Greve in Chianti. With over 1000 years of history, this castle was a Etruscan and Roman settlement. Documents trace winemaking practices and production as far back as 1150.
The estate offers many different tours starting at €21 for a simple visit and tasting. Visit the cantine on Friday for a unique gastronomic experience, including a visit, tasting and dinner for €68.