Poggio Torselli is an estate winery in San Casciano in Val di Pesa in the Chianti Classico region of Tuscany, Italy. The estate has 14th-century origins under the Da Casavecchia family who built the villa. The estate appeared on the land register from 1427 under the ownership of the Angiolini. Noble Tuscan families, such as the Machiavelli (from 1608 onwards), Strozzi, Orlandini Corsini (1668-1722) and Antinori (1864-1892) have lived here. New owners from 1999 renovated the estate’s vineyards and olive groves, adding a new winery in 2003. Chianti Classico DOCG red wines are made, as is a Vin Santo del Chianti Classico DOC and a Vin Santo del Chianti Classico DOC Occhio del Pernice are also made.

Estate vineyards2018 25ha of vines on a 42ha estate. 300 metres.

Red wines

Chianti Classico DOCG, Poggio Torselli2015 85% Sangiovese, 15% Merlot. Well made, ripe light cherry fruit with the Merlot coming through at the end (Anteprima 2018). | 2018 100% Sangiovese.

Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Poggio Torselli2013 80% Sangiovese, 10% each Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. | 2015 90% Sangiovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. 20,000 bottles.

Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione, Poggio Torselli: 2013 80% Sangiovese, 10% each Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. 25,000 bottles.

Tieri del Fula, Toscana Rosso IGT

Raniero, Toscana Rosso IGT

Torsellino del Poggio, Toscana Rosso IGT

Monna Aldola, Toscana Rosso IGT

Vin Santo

Vin Santo del Chianti Classico DOC, Poggio Torselli2003 50% Trebbiano, 50% Malvasia. |

Vin Santo del Chianti Classico DOC Occhio del Pernice, Poggio Torselli2011 100% Sangiovese. 16% alc. Bit uneven, aggressive alcohol (Anteprima 2020).

Other crops: Grappa di Chianti Classico. | Grappa di Chianti Classico Riserva. 13ha of olives

Contact

Villa Poggio Torselli

Via Scopeti, 10

I-50026 San Casciano in Val di Pesa (FI = Firenze), Italy

Tel+39 055 8290241