Siepi

Owned by the Mazzei family since 1435, the 26th generation represents today the oldest winemaking family in the world.
 

Siepi
  • A unique location with a particular soil and a special microclimate 
     
  • « One of the 50 wines who changed the italian wine style » Gambero Rosso
     
  • Pioneer in the plantation of Merlot to balance the local Sangiovese
The vineyard
The vineyard


A 6 ha vineyard with a special microclimate and a particular soil of alberese dedicated to Siepi

Age of the vines  20-33 years
Grape varieties  50% Merlot, 50% Sangiovese
Harvest Hand-picked
Vinification By gravity plot-by-plot in stainless steel and concrete tanks
Ageing 18 month in small french oak barrels (70% new)
I.G.T. Toscana

 A unique location with a particular soil and a special microclimate

Siepi

One of the first family in Chianti Classico who planted Merlot in 1980 as the ideal grape to blend with the local Sangiovese. 

 

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