Constructed in the 11th century, the Castello di Volpaia
produces wines classified under the appellations of Chianti Classico
. While enjoying an ideal location between Florence and Siena, right in the heart of Tuscany, the various families who have owned the village historically focused on art and wine-making. Known also for its fortified village
, Volpaia is recognised for its production of organic Chianti Classico wines. Castello di Volpaia is today is a bustling complex of activities, offering accommodation in its 4 villas and 5 apartments, as well as cooking classes and wine tastings.