At the heart of the Enoteca Meucci is an elegant and comfortable tasting room furnished in traditional Tuscan style. Choose wines from our well-stocked library and take the time to explore their aromas and bouquets. Ample parking is available adjacent to the Vineria.
Sit down and relax at one of our tables and let yourself be mesmerized by the vast number of wines we have available to you, all of which are on display. On chilly days, we even light a fire in our fireplace, which makes the setting even cozier.
TASTINGS AT THE ENOTECA OR AT YOUR OWN RESIDENCE
If you’re interested in learning more about the wines of Italy and where they are made, Enoteca Meucci is the right place for you. Our sommelier, Massimiliano Silvestrini, is ready to guide you through this fascinating journey and will happily tell you all about the wines that we include in the tasting.
You can either enjoy this experience at our enoteca or in your hotel, villa, agritourism, or apartment. Tastings at a location of your choice require a minimum of 8 people. We offer scheduled tastings at the Enoteca from 11-12:30 and from 17-18:30.
Listed below are some of the wine-tastings that we have created for our guests, all of which are accompanied by platters of locally produced cheeses and charcuterie
Syrah, the main cultivar present in Cortona, is presented here through a range of wines, starting with a bubbly, followed by a fresh rosè, and concluding with three traditional red wines: aged in steel, oak barrels, and even in amphora. This tasting includes wines from the best producers in the area.
METODO CLASSICO, ROSÉ, AND RED WINES AGED IN STEEL, AMPHORA, AND OAK BARRELS
If you’d like to further your appreciation of classic Tuscan red wines, this is the tasting for you.
Our expert sommelier has chosen a superb series of vintages and methods of production for you to enjoy. This sensory journey travels from Chianti to Bolgheri through Montalcino and home to Cortona.
ROSSO BOLGHERI 2019, CHIANTI CLASSICO 2017, BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2016, CORTONA SYRAH 2018
BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO
Brunello di Montalcino is perhaps the most highly esteemed wine produced in Italy. One of the aspects that makes this Made in Italy diamond so precious is the cultivar itself: Sangiovese Grosso. This tasting at Enoteca Meucci will give you the chance to learn about this special grape through a vertical tasting from 2013-2017, so that you can taste the evolution and uniqueness of the wines.
BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2017, BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2016, BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2015, BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2013
THE BEST ITALIAN WINES
Explore la bella Italia, with its splendid and highly diverse regions, through its wines. Enoteca Meucci has put together a sensorial journey that includes the most interesting and best-known Italian wines so that you can learn all about the varietals and what makes them unique. Tuscany will be represented by Brunello di Montalcino. Umbria has its stunning Sagrantino di Montefalco. We will then explore the north and the Veneto region with its legendary Amarone della Valpolicella. The tour will end with a Barolo from the hills of Piedmont.
BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 2015, SAGRANTINO DI MONTEFALCO 2017, AMARONE DELLA VALPOLICELLA 2016, BAROLO 2017