50 Years of Consorzio del Brunello

Tomorrow we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Consorzio del Brunello. In 1967, 25 young producers, including Leopoldo Franceschi, owner of Il Poggione at the time, gathered and founded the Consorzio del Vino Brunello di Montalcino with the intent of protecting and promoting the appellation.

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Come taste 2012 Brunello!

As we do every year, next week we will be in the US to present the new release 2012 Brunello di Montalcino and 2015 Rosso di Montalcino. The first tasting will take place in New York at the Gotham Hall on January 17 from 1pm to 6pm. The event is strictly open to the... Read more >

Opera Wine invitees announced…

Today the journalist Luciano Ferraro announced in Italy’s major national newspaper “Corriere della Sera” the wineries that have been selected by Wine Spectator to take part to Opera Wine. And Il Poggione is one of them – we will be pouring the Brunello di Montalcino... Read more >