Castello Sonnino dates back to the 16th century
Castello Sonnino is a preserved historical winery perfectly situated in the Chianti Hills, 20 kilometers outside of Florence. The Castle which includes an XVI century palace with a magnificent tower is owned by Baron and Baroness de Renzis Sonnino.
Some of the most interesting wines in Tuscany
Castello Sonnino is one of the top producers in the Chianti Montespertoli area. The Sonnino family has been producing wine and extra virgin oil at the Castello Sonnino for over two centuries. The winery has become world-renowned for producing wines of remarkable character which is based on a deep knowledge of the land and a constant spirit for research.
Today the winemaking team is led by Baron Alessandro de Renzis Sonino who carefully navigates the path between tradition and experimentation allowing for the production of some of the most interesting Tuscan wines.
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Castello Sonnino wines are produced only with grapes coming from its own vineyards which cover over 40 hectares of land. The typicity of each wine is a result of the area’s unique terroir. The winery’s monumental cellars are located within the castle, and date back to the 17th century, and where are the wines are aged in wooden barrels and barriques. The most popular wines produced on the estate are the San Leone IGT Toscana Merlot, the Cantinino IGT Toscano Sangiovese, the Castello di Montespertoli Chianti DOCG Riserva, the Leone Rosso IGT Toscano Rosso, and the Chianti Montespertoli DOCG Sonnino.