On 23rd May 1524 Niccola di Andrea Capponi bought Villa Calcinaia and it has been the country home of Counts Capponi ever since. In particular, Villa Calcinaia comprises approximately 215 hectares of land, characterised by expanses of vineyard, olive trees and woodland. From the 30 hectares of vineyards, the wines have been internationally recognised, praised and enjoyed since the beginning of the 20th century.
Over the last 30 years, the Capponi’s have continuously invested into their wine making in order to improve the quality of their production, organic farming from year 2000, while always bearing in mind the ties of the “terroir” and its respected traditions. The offer includes wines such as: D.O.C.G. Chianti Classico; Chianti Classico Riserva; Casarsa, a renowned I.G.T. Super Tuscan of Merlot grapes; the rose wine Rosato.
Hospitality is the flagship of the Capponi family: the company lives every day the pleasure of welcoming, its vineyards and its wine cellar, guests who want to drink, learn, enjoy and understand its wines.
In order to ensure the best international shipping rate, we ask you to buy at least 3 bottles per winery.