Tenuta della Luia wine tasting experience

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Tenuta della Luia wine tasting experience
Duration

Durations: 1 Hour(s)

Group Size

Group Size: 1+

Languages

Languages: English

An easy and down to earth wine tour, even exhilarant at times. There are many facts yet to be shared in the wonderful world of wine.

From £ 18.01 per person

  1. Meeting Point
  2. Tour Overview

    Only 1 hour drive from Florence, Tenuta della Luia vineyards are located on the hills of Certaldo, the town of Giovanni Boccaccio and face the south – south west on the beautiful Val D’Elsa, in a territory where the production of wine was known since Etruscan times.

    At your arrival you may meet Gianni and you start a tour which includes the visit to the production cellar, plus a visit to the museum of agricolture and historic cellar placed in the castle. Gianni is the owner of the winery and he's always very happy to answer any curiosity; then you start the tasting experience, which always includes 3 labels, which will be selected among:

    • Cilestro IGT (San Giovese 50% e Cabernet 50%). intense ruby, full-bodied, with a perfect balance of components; slightly tannic, persistent.
    • Luia IGT (Merlot 80%, Cabernet 10% , Colorino 10%) intense ruby ​​purple, spicy and mineral notes merge into an intense and ripe fruit.
    • Luia Merlot IGT (Merlot 100%) the company’s top product in terms of quality, research and development
    • Luia Syrah IGT (100% shiraz), part of the company CRU line
    • Monticello Chianti (San Giovese 90%, Colorino 10%), named Monticello in honour of the small town in Virginia (USA), where Thomas Jefferson was born and where he planted some of the first vines in North America

  3. What's Included

    • Meet the owner or a member of the family
    • Vinyeard and cellar tour
    • Explanation of the history of the family and vinification process
    • Wine tasting of 3 labels

  4. What's Excluded

    • Transfers to and from the winery

  5. Cancellation Policy

    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 0% if booking is cancelled 0 hours or less before event

  6. Gallery