#11 Italy

A Tuscan treat

Renowned producers Antinori, Frescobaldi and Sassicaia will generously host four guests for three days in Tuscany. The successful bidders will visit Antinori nel Chianti Classico Winery in Bargino with a tasting in the early afternoon followed by a tour of Tignanello Estate with dinner and an overnight stay at Villa Tignanello in the heart of Chianti Classico appellation. Day two will be a visit to CastelGiocondo (owned by the Frescobaldi family) and tasting of four vintages of CastelGiocondo Brunello di Montalcino. The guests will absorb the full Montalcino experience with dinner and an overnight stay at CastelGiocondo. The final day will be a visit to Ornellaia (owned by the Frescobaldi family) with a tasting of a few vintages of Ornellaia in the morning followed by the lunch at Osteria San Guido, and finish with a visit to the cellar at Tenuta San Guido. This Tuscan trip also includes a magnum of Tignanello, vintage 2007, a magnum of CastelGiocondo Ripe al Convento Brunello Riserva 1999 and a magnum of Sassicaia 2006. 
 

Lot summary

4 guests
3 nights

Visits, tastings and meals at:

  • Antinori nel Chianti Classico Winery
  • Tignanello Estate
  • CastelGiocondo Estate
  • Ornellaia
  • Tenuta San Guido
     

Magnum of Tignanello 2007
Magnum of CastelGiocondo Ripe al Convento Brunello Riserva 1999
Magnum of Sassicaia 2006
 

Note: The ideal time for the trip is summer 2018. Frescobaldi estates are closed usually the second, third and fourth week of August. Travel to and from Italy is not included. Visit date to be agreed at a mutually convenient time. Details correct at time of sale and are subject to change in the future at the discretion of the donor/donors.
 

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