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Enoteca la Fortezza di Montalcino

Piazzale Fortezza - Montalcino, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 846147
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Mother of all wine tastings

With limited time we were advised to visit this castle of Montalcino which featured Brunello wine... read more

Reviewed today
PSorrentoe
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Atlanta, Georgia
Best place in town

Best place to start your brunello journey. Food is great. Jo is extremely helpful. Not to be... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
evrp
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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“wine tasting” (26 reviews)
“cheese plate” (3 reviews)
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Piazzale Fortezza - Montalcino, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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+39 0577 846147
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"wine tasting"
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"cheese plate"
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"ancient fortress"
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"local producers"
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"extensive selection"
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"high walls"
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"spend an afternoon"
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"di montalcino"
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"ship home"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful location"
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"pasta"
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"light lunch"
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"sergio"
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"fortezza"
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"enoteca"
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Reviewed today

With limited time we were advised to visit this castle of Montalcino which featured Brunello wine tasting. They offered tastings for different budget requirements. I chose the Best of Montalcino which was to feature 5 wines. By the time we finished they added 3 more....More

Thank PSorrentoe
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best place to start your brunello journey. Food is great. Jo is extremely helpful. Not to be missed.

Thank evrp
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A unique place for each true winelover! They have all the best wines made in Montalcino, and also from a broad range of vintages. And you can taste almost anything. Minus: the prices are too high - above shops in the Netherlands -, so just...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Enoteca la Fortezza hosted two of our small group tours for dinner and wine tastings in May and it was fantastic. The wine selection is outstanding and the our host was very knowledgeable about the wines, helped us pick some very good choices to go...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

the enoteca inside the fotezza di montalcino is the best place to eat and taste a great variety of brunellos. the service is the best i have ever had! sergio (sommelier) knows everything about brunellos and his explanations are very interesting. also, the food is...More

Thank edson N
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve come here the last 5 years. The staff are all knowledgeable about the Brunello wines (by our taste, the best wine in Italy.) Iraldo has been especially a great host the last two years. And this year, with all the vintages since 2010 being...More

1  Thank sjw125
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

For me being on holiday is about doing the things you enjoy, and we enjoy coming to Montalcino and having lunch and Brunello at Enoteca La Fortezza. More money than sense some might say, but a) you can't take it with you and b) sometimes...More

Thank Wanderwoman19
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

4.00 Euro to climb the fort, but you can visit with the charming folks running the wine shop inside. Their prices were a bit high, but it was a nice no pressure way to try different local wines. if you are in Montalcino, you must...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

We found this place on Trip Advisor and wanted to visit during our stay this week in Tuscany. We scheduled their Number 6 tasting which included 3 Brunellos, a snack tray of local meets, cheese and Bruscetta. We arrived at 11am and were warmly greeted...More

1  Thank boblanger13
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We were recommended to visit Enoteca La Fortezza in Montalcino and it did not disappoint. It's located in the ancient fortress of the town which is incredible in itself, and sitting in this historic site we tasted a variety of Brunello di Montalcino -- the...More

Thank Stacy d
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