The Vine and Wine Museum is part of ‘I Lecci’ Center for Wine Culture which includes a convention center, didactic classrooms and halls equipped for cultural and commercial events.
The museum spotlights the territory’s most beloved product. It exhibits interesting resource materials illustrating various phases of production from grape gathering to the vitification and bottling processes. It also spotlights the traditions that link this intriguing cultivated product to its equally fascinating landscape.
The center includes a Wine Bar where guests can try traditional Tuscan cuisine and fine wines.
Contact (ITA): toscananelcuore.it
Cover image credit: Consorzio Vino Chianti
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The area in and around Montespertoli has been inhabited since the Etruscans first settled in the region. The town was situated on the important trade route, the Via Volterrana, which connected Florence, Siena and Volterra. In the Early Middle Ages the first stately homes began to spring up, such as the Ormanni Castle near Montegufoni which was subsequently destroyed by the Florentines in 1135. ...Morekeyboard_backspace