The seven sponsoring wineries, including Il Poggione (the winery my family works with), issued the following press release this afternoon. 153 Brunello producers have now signed the letter urging Minister Zaia and the Brunello Consortium to keep Brunello 100% Sangiovese when consortium members vote on Monday.
PRESS RELEASE "153 BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO PRODUCERS COMBINE THEIR EFFORT TO SAFEGUARD THE TYPICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THIS GREAT WINE OF ITALY"
Tenuta Il Greppo – Biondi Santi
Tenuta Il Poggione
Tenuta Col d’Orcia
Fattoria dei Barbi
Tenuta Le Potazzine
Az. Agr. Caprili
Az. Agr. Tiezzi Enzo