Dionisio | Estate in the Cortona DOC region of Tuscany.

Owner | Fabrizio Dionisio. His father, who was from Rome, bought the land in the 1960s as a holiday home. In 2000 Fabrizio decided to plant vineyards (Syrah).

Vineyards | 2017 15ha. 100% Syrah. Low vigour clones. 500 grammes per plant. Two plots: on galestro and clay.

Red wines

Cortona Rosato DOC | 100% Syrah.

Cortona Rosso DOC, Castagnino | 2015 100% Syrah. Second vintage. Steel and cement. 6m. No oak. Batonnage aims to get some air into the Syrah which is reductive. Clean fruit, spicey (Collisioni July 2017).

Contact

Dionisio

Località Il Castagno

C.S. Ossaia, 87

I-52044 Cortona (AR = Arezzo), Italy

Tel+39 06.3223541