OWNER | Marisa Colombo. She took over after her husband Carlo Molinari died of cancer.
TERROIR | The landholding which is called Podere Le Fonti is located on the north-east side of the four-sided pyramid upon which the town of Montalcino rises, overlooking the Asso river valley, its ‘crete senesi‘ landscape, and Torrenieri.
VINEYARDS | 1ha planted in 1980 and 1989. East-facing. Some esca.
WINERY | Small enamel tanks plus wooden botti.
IGT TOSCANA BIANCO, SANTA LAURA | Trebbiano, Malvasia Toscana, Malvasia di Candia.
SANT’ANTIMO ROSSO DOC | 100% Sangiovese.
ROSSO DI MONTALCINO DOC | 2003 Decent fruit when tasted at the winery with Guelfo Magrini and three American ladies on Saturday afternoon, 7th Oct 2006.
BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO DOCG | 2001 Decent fruit if needing a little polish when tasted at the winery from bottle and from wooden botti with Guelfo Magrini and three American ladies on Saturday afternoon, 7th Oct 2006.
Azienda Agricola Molinari Carlo di Marisa Colombo, Podere Le Fonti 309, I-53024 Montalcino (SI = Siena), Italy / Tel+39 0577.849105
Visit with Guelfo Magrini and three American ladies on Saturday afternoon, 7th Oct 2006.