Address: Via di Voltaia nel Corso, 39 – 53045 Montepulciano (SI)
Phone: +39 340 2811972 Maurizio e +39 338 4892263 Silvia
Services: wine tasting, wine tour, wineries visit
Languages: italian /english
Nearby attractions: historic center of Montepulciano, thermal baths of Montepulciano, wine cellars of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano
Croce di Febo is the brand that brings together the Enoteca Amoremio and the Fontellelera winery, which produces Nobile di Montepulciano wines and organic extra virgin olive oil.
AMOREMIO WINE SHOP
The Amoremio wine bar, located in the historic center of Montepulciano, exhibits the company’s products, as well as offering wine tasting experiences and information on the vitivinicological culture. The wine shop is open every day from 11.30 am to 8.0 pm from March 15st to November 3st and all weekend from November 26st to January 6st.
5km from the historic center of Montepulciano is the Fontellelera Winery, which produces fine organic wines with the Nobile di Montepulciano certificate. The vineyards are spread over 35 hectares distributed in two production units: Podere Monti and Villa Piera del Diavolo. The company strictly follows the dictates of organic farming. No chemical or synthetic products are used in the winemaking operations.
Nobile di Montepulciano RISERVA D.O.C.G.
Nobile di Montepulciano
Rosso di Montepulciano
Rosato di Toscana I.G.T.
Rosso Toscano IGT
BIOLOGICAL EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL
TASTING AND VISITS IN THE WINERY
Croce di Febo offers various types of food and wine experiences and guided tours of thewimery with wine tasting. Each guided tour lasts about 2 hours and includes a visit to the vineyards of the owned farm, a visit to the vinification cellar and a tasting of the 3 production wines accompanied by a tasting of local products. Reservation required (+39 338 4892263 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
The proposals are as follows:
CROCE DI FEBO wine shop
Wine, salami and cheese in the historic center.
Price: 20 €
Duration: 2 hours
At the Amoremio wine shop located in the historic center of Montepulciano it is proposed to taste 3 wines of own production combined with a selection of organic cheeses and salamis from the area. The wines based on Sangiovese grapes for tasting are: Rosato BonBon Bio, Rosso di Montepulciano Bio and Nobile di Montepulciano Bio.
FROM GRAPE TO WINE
Tasting and local delicacies
Price: 25 €
Duration: 2 hours
The itinerary takes place in the Fontellelera winery with a walk through the vineyards explaining the wine production process since the time of the Etruscans. The itinerary ends with a tasting of 3 production wines (Rosato BonBon Bio, Rosso di Montepulciano Bio and Nobile di Montepulciano Bio) at the Amoremio wine shop in the historic center of Montepulciano. Accompany the wine tasting, a taste of cheeses and cold cuts of the territory.
BIO WEDNESDAY with FEBO
Visit to the winery and wine tasting
Price: 35 €
Duration: 3 hous
Max. Number people: 10
Departure at 11.00 am from the AMOREMIO wine shop located in the historic center of Montepulciano towards the Cantina Fontellelera organic farm just 5 km away. The itinerary includes a visit to the winery and light lunch with tasting of 3 wines (Rosato BonBon Bio, Rosso di Montepulciano Bio and Nobile di Montepulciano Bio) combined with a selection of organic cheeses and salamis from the area.
VINEYARD AND WINERY
Degustazione tra le botti
Price: 15 €
Durattion: 2 hours
Guided tour through the vineyards of Cantina Fontellelera with explanation of wine production processes since Etruscan times. among the vineyards Maurizio will explain to you what a unique place Montepulciano is and why great wines have been produced here since the time of the Etruscans. The itinerary concludes with a tasting of 3 wines produced in the cellar (Rosato BonBon Bio, Rosso di Montepulciano Bio and Nobile di Montepulciano Bio).