Ambrogio and Giovanni Folonari offer a wealth of territory and traditions. Innovation, creativity, research and respect for diversity are the core values of their long family history. The Folonari family has been making wine since the late eighteenth century. The famous Nozzole estate near Greve is in Chianti in the heart of the Chianti Classico district. Villa Nozzole is located in the heart of the Tenuta di Nozzole estate, owned by the Folonari family since 1971. The property dates back to the 17th century and reflects the Renaissance style of architecture; imposing but elegant, its south-west facing position offers a breathtaking view over the vineyards, olive groves and surrounding hills.
Those dry red cherry fruit characters found in Chianti paired with some classic Italian tomato based dishes is a one to beat!! The Folonari estates produces some of the best Chianti in Tuscany, simply due to experience & soil. They have been producing wines since the end of the 1700s, their estate is located in the town of Greve in Chianti, in the heart of the Chianti Classico production area. This special estate has 385 hectares of land, 90 of which are used for specialised vineyard cultivation and 15 of which are used for olive groves. Sangiovese takes centre stage in Nozzole, expressing all of its elegance in their Mediterranean dry fragrant rocky hills.