Some NEWS and AWARDS about Fattoria di Montecchio

【Chianti Classico DOCG of Fattoria di Montecchio】

To share with you some new news of this week. Firstly, Fattoria Montecchio was awarded by the international NGO Forest Stewardship Council, regarding the certification of reducing CO2 (carbon dioxide) emissions, which uses high-quality corks, to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide released during winemaking.

Secondly, Italian wine writer and taster Paolo Massobrio, at the Chianti Classico Collection wine tasting event held in Firenze, he specifically mentioned and introduced 4 out of the nearly 80 Chianti Classico wines which produced in 2019, which included our winery Fattoria Montecchio: “Fattoria Montecchio Chianti Classico DOCG 2019 gives depth to the nose where you gather balsamic notes as well as rhubarb and mint. It is pleasant and its tannins are fine and silky.” (Fattoria Montecchio dà profondità al naso dove cogli note balsamiche, ma anche rabarbaro e menta. È piacevole e i suoi tannini sono fini e setosi.)

Photo: In Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Santa Maria Novella, under the great corridor, is the place where the wine event held.

Vinitaly 2020 (Verona) – CANCELLED and Re-Scheduled

– Vinitaly 2020 (Verona) –

SAD NEWS: Refer to the organization of Vinitaly and Veronafiere Group. Due to the Coronavirus emergency on a national scale. For the first time in its history, Vinitaly will have to postpone its 54th edition. The new dates for these events are rescheduled to 18-21 April 2021.

That’s mean this year will have NO VINITALY 2020.

Vino Conte thanks for the medical staffs of the world, giving their best effort to fight the virus! Stay safe and take care everyone!

25-March-2020 by Vino Conte

Vinitaly 2020 (Verona) – Postponed to June

– Vinitaly 2020 (Verona) –

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is keep affecting the world.
Yesterday VinoConte informed the wine fair “Vinexpo Hong Kong 2020” is postponed.
Today, we received another news from the world biggest wine fair: Vinitaly 2020 in Verona.

The original schedule of the fair was 19-22/April, 2020, exhibit in Fiera Verona, Veneto, Italy.
Since Veneto is one of the serious region which affected by the virus of Italy,
so the organizer postpones the 54th edition of Vinitaly to 14-17/June , 2020.

Photo: Our winery Fattoria Montecchio’s booth in Vinitaly.

04-March-2020 by Vino Conte