The harvest season has officially begun today, with the harvest of the Sangiovese used for our Rosè (see photo). Our Rosato comes from younger vineyards in our estate, generally less then 10 years old and the grapes are hand picked so to have the most accurate... Read more >

Autumn colors and Olive Harvest

The landscape is dressed with the beautiful autumn colors, and olive harvest to produce our Extra Virgin Olive Oil continues.  As the mix of colors forms a beautiful tapestry, an array of varietals are picked for our oil:  Correggiolo, Moraiolo, Leccino and a little... Read more >

2016 Harvest Concludes

The 2016 harvest has concluded.  These are the last grapes left to be picked (photo). As we do every year, after the harvest we start turning the soil to air it as it has been compacted by the repeated passages of the machines. We will then proceed seeding the field... Read more >

Vigna Piganelli – 2016 harvest

After the rain of Saturday night, the wind and the sun were back to dry the vines and help in this last part of the harvest.   Good weather continued in Montalcino yesterday and today. We are still picking Sangiovese grapes and today we’re harvesting the... Read more >

2016 Harvest Update

Good weather continues in Montalcino, with sunny days  and high temperatures reaching 25-27°C (77-81°F) and lows dropping to 13-15°C (55-59°F). In the photo you can see today’s beautiful sunrise (photo alba). Until yesterday, the northern wind of Tramontana was... Read more >