Poggio al Casone

Via Volpaia 16, 56040 Crespina Lorenzana, Tuscany, Italy, 011 39 050 64 22 59

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Description

 

The Poggio al Casone vineyard is located on the first hills overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea in the municipality of Crespina near Pisa. In the heart of the vineyards are located the main villa and the old houses, built during the Leopoldina era (circa 1800) and recently restored.

Today Poggio al Casone  hosts the wine experimentation centre of the Castellani Family and a renowned resort farmhouse. The vineyards cover about 27 hectares of alluvial soils consisting of tufaceous sands alternating with layers of gravel, result of repeated flooding of the Arno river.

The location of the vineyard, together with the deep and draining soils, sea breezes and intense brightness, are just some of the elements that make the area particularly appropriate to the production of quality wines.

The entire vineyard has been subject of repeated renovations in the 60s by engineer Sarti, inventor of the Vespa engine, and then by the Castellani Family who, since 1995 - year of the acquisition - has turned the estate into one of the most famous ones of coastal Chianti. The Poggio al Casone estate hosts the experimental vineyards of the University of Pisa dedicated to ...

Wine

Grapes

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Canaiolo Nero
  • Sangiovese
  • Syrah
  • Teroldego

Red

  • La Cattura, IGT Toscana (Teroldego, Syrah)
  • Poggio al Casone, IGT Toscana (Sangiovese, Syrah)
  • Chianti Superiore DOCG - Poggio al Casone, Chianti DOCG (Sangiovese, Canaiolo Nero)
  • Chianti Riserva DOCG - Poggio al Casone, Chianti DOCG (Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon)

Wine activities

Wine and food pairing

Included in cooking classes with private Chef.

Wine tasting event

By request

Vine and wine techniques and training

By request

Harvesting

Free for guests who are staying at the winery.

Vineyard visit

Free for guests who are staying at the winery.

Price : 15 € / person for other visitors (with réservations)

Wine Tasting

Free for guests who are staying at the winery.

Price : 15 € / person for other visitors (with réservations)

Cooking classes

Map


Activities around

The Piaggio Museum

viale Rinaldo Piaggio 7, Pontedera, 56025

San Rossore and Migliarino Park

Golf Club Castelfalfi

Castelfalfi

Golf Cosmopolitan

Tirrenia

Marina di Pisa

Versilia

Costa degli Etruschi

Il Vignaccio Horse Club

Crespina

Bike paths

Torre di Pisa, Certosa di Calci, Castello di Lari

Accommodation

Poggio al Casone is a charming Wine Resort situated on a private Estate in Tuscany.  Surrounded by 30 hectares of organic vineyards it is comprised of 10 thoughtfully restored self-catering apartments.

The property is warm, friendly, well-kept and surrounded by beautiful scenery. We have put a great deal of work into the refurbishment of the property – every room is decorated with a focus on quality – as we want to offer to our guests a valuable vacation in an elegant house, surrounded by the perfumes of vineyards. A safe and high quality environment for your holidays. A place where you can hear sounds and aroma of Nature while relaxing at the sunset, with a glass of good wine..

Several events, activities and facilities will enrich your stay. Whether you prefer to totally relax or join in the activities (cooking class, wine tour, massages, painting courses, concerts, yoga lessons), all your wishes will come true.

Conveniences

Air-conditioning

Available kitchen

Heating - in winter

Laundry

No smoking

Parking

Pool and spa

Television

WiFi

Rates

 

The Poggio al Casone vineyard is located on the first hills overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea in the municipality of Crespina near Pisa. In the heart of the vineyards are located the main villa and the old houses, built during the Leopoldina era (circa 1800) and recently restored.

Today Poggio al Casone  hosts the wine experimentation centre of the Castellani Family and a renowned resort farmhouse. The vineyards cover about 27 hectares of alluvial soils consisting of tufaceous sands alternating with layers of gravel, result of repeated flooding of the Arno river.

The location of the vineyard, together with the deep and draining soils, sea breezes and intense brightness, are just some of the elements that make the area particularly appropriate to the production of quality wines.

The entire vineyard has been subject of repeated renovations in the 60s by engineer Sarti, inventor of the Vespa engine, and then by the Castellani Family who, since 1995 - year of the acquisition - has turned the estate into one of the most famous ones of coastal Chianti. The Poggio al Casone estate hosts the experimental vineyards of the University of Pisa dedicated to the research and preservation of local varieties.

This location is excellent for regional sightseeing – Pisa, Florence, Lucca, San Gimignano are all within reach. As well as the coast with his beautiful beaches and towns ( Cinque Terre, Versilia, Bolgheri and much more).

Grapes

Cabernet Sauvignon

Canaiolo Nero

Sangiovese

Syrah

Teroldego



Red

  • La Cattura, IGT Toscana (Teroldego, Syrah)
  • Poggio al Casone, IGT Toscana (Sangiovese, Syrah)
  • Chianti Superiore DOCG - Poggio al Casone, Chianti DOCG (Sangiovese, Canaiolo Nero)
  • Chianti Riserva DOCG - Poggio al Casone, Chianti DOCG (Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon)

Wine and food pairing

Included in cooking classes with private Chef.

Wine tasting event

By request

Vine and wine techniques and training

By request

Harvesting

Free for guests who are staying at the winery.

Vineyard visit

Free for guests who are staying at the winery.

Price : 15 € / person for other visitors (with réservations)

Wine Tasting

Free for guests who are staying at the winery.

Price : 15 € / person for other visitors (with réservations)

Cooking classes

Activities around

The Piaggio Museum

viale Rinaldo Piaggio 7, Pontedera, 56025

San Rossore and Migliarino Park

Golf Club Castelfalfi

Castelfalfi

Golf Cosmopolitan

Tirrenia

Marina di Pisa

Versilia

Costa degli Etruschi

Il Vignaccio Horse Club

Crespina

Bike paths

Torre di Pisa, Certosa di Calci, Castello di Lari

Poggio al Casone is a charming Wine Resort situated on a private Estate in Tuscany.  Surrounded by 30 hectares of organic vineyards it is comprised of 10 thoughtfully restored self-catering apartments.

The property is warm, friendly, well-kept and surrounded by beautiful scenery. We have put a great deal of work into the refurbishment of the property – every room is decorated with a focus on quality – as we want to offer to our guests a valuable vacation in an elegant house, surrounded by the perfumes of vineyards. A safe and high quality environment for your holidays. A place where you can hear sounds and aroma of Nature while relaxing at the sunset, with a glass of good wine..

Several events, activities and facilities will enrich your stay. Whether you prefer to totally relax or join in the activities (cooking class, wine tour, massages, painting courses, concerts, yoga lessons), all your wishes will come true.

Conveniences

Air-conditioning

Available kitchen

Heating - in winter

Laundry

No smoking

Parking

Pool and spa

Television

WiFi



Rates