In 1968 Fontodi was purchased by the Manetti family. (famous for the terracota tiles in the Chianti region).
The estate is certified organic and has around 70 hectares of vines planted. They have a great passion for quality and an immense respect and care for the Sangiovese grape.
In the cellar the all processes are done by gravity, and fermentations are made with wild yeast in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks
Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Vigna Des Sorbo is a single vineyard exposed to south west and planted with 40 years old vines.
Made from 100% Sangiovese and matured during 24 months in 50% new oak from Troncais and Allier forests. Organic