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Enoteca la Fortezza di Montalcino

Piazzale Fortezza - Montalcino, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 846147
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Questionable Integrity and very High Prices

Our wine tasting at the Enoteca was well done in July 2017. As a result we purchased over $4000... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
San Francisco, California
Drink wine in a castle!

Our Airbnb host recommended we visit here as the wine shop is inside the castle. If you want to... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Heather h
Cary, North Carolina
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Piazzale Fortezza - Montalcino, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 846147
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Our wine tasting at the Enoteca was well done in July 2017. As a result we purchased over $4000 in wines to be shipped to our home in the US. After returning to the US, I found that for many of the wines I had...More

2  Thank BrunelloCollector
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Our Airbnb host recommended we visit here as the wine shop is inside the castle. If you want to buy tickets to go up and walk around you can also do that here. We did that the next morning but didn’t stay for lunch. The...More

Thank Heather h
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We are a group of 5 couples from the US who have a wine group. We spent a busy day in the Montalcino area, visiting a winery in the morning and another in the afternoon. Between those two, it was perfect to have lunch and...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Stopped here for our first wine tasting in Tuscany. The antipasti platter was perfect and the wine was wonderful. Service was friendly and informative. Highly recommend.

Thank BSCone
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Our lunch was unexpectedly excellent and a great accompaniment to our premium Brunello tasting. A must in Montalcino

1  Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Group of 5 spent a fun afternoon tasting and learning about Brunellos. Sergio led our group through 9 wines! Antipastas were all excellent and tasty. The wine selections were very good. Sergio introduced us to many local producers we had not heard of before. Looking...More

Thank KarenChiasson
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We came here twice during our 3 night stay in Montalcino. You should absolutely do a tasting here. All of their sommeliers are extremely knowledgeable, and I would ask them for recommendations for dinner. The staff will talk you through Brunello wines and will select...More

Thank Erin C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Very Good place for tasting wine from the region. Lots of oportunities. Good location in the fortress.

Thank Touran
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This is the place to get a taste and overview of local wines. The selection is vast and the lady assisting, knows her wines and soon assess what the patron wants and makes recommendations accordingly. It is built on old ruins that can be seen...More

Thank Roedig
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were so happy with our experience the first time we visited Enoteca La Fortezza (4/2015) that we made a special side trip to get back there when we were in Italy this past May (2017). Sergio helped us originally so we made an appointment...More

Thank RussZink
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