Villa Le Corti
The estate of Le Corti estate has belonged to my family since 1363. My father Duccio has been taking care of it since 1992 and he produced his first vintage of Don Tommaso the year I was born in 1995.
Le Corti is about 15 km south of Florence and less than 60 km from Siena.The estate is about 250 hectares, out of which 50 are planted with Chianti Classico vineyards and 73 hectares are dedicated to olives trees. All of the estate is located in the territory of San Casciano in Val di Pesa that is the northest village of the Chianti Classico region.
The landscape is hilly with a harmonious combination of olive groves, vineyards and woodland and the soil is a very rich strata of unique Pliocene river stones. The elevation goes between 250 and 350 meters above the sea level.
The varieties present in the estate are Sangiovese, Merlot and Colorino.