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We just keep coming back...

For me being on holiday is about doing the things you enjoy, and we enjoy coming to Montalcino and... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Exeter, United Kingdom
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Tasting at it’s finest

Brought some friends for our second visit here. They were impressed too! We were treated to some... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Port Orchard, Washington
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Piazzale Fortezza - Montalcino, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 846147
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Brought some friends for our second visit here. They were impressed too! We were treated to some great tasting Brunello wines with a delicious plate of cheese and truffle honey. Personal attention and lots of information to go with it. If you buy a case...More

Thank lieibr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Planned on spending the day going from Enoteca to Enoteca in different towns. Saw the fort decided to explore prior to our first wine stop. Low and behold an Enoteca inside the fort. Greeted warmly by Sergio and company. One member of the party decided...More

Thank JeffC3715
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best experiences of our holiday. It was the second time I visited this place and comparing to the first time this was really a surprise. She staff was more than friendly and the passionate expert employee has told us a...More

Thank damyrutjes
Reviewed August 20, 2018

With limited time we were advised to visit this castle of Montalcino which featured Brunello wine tasting. They offered tastings for different budget requirements. I chose the Best of Montalcino which was to feature 5 wines. By the time we finished they added 3 more....More

Thank PSorrentoe
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Best place to start your brunello journey. Food is great. Jo is extremely helpful. Not to be missed.

Thank evrp
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

A unique place for each true winelover! They have all the best wines made in Montalcino, and also from a broad range of vintages. And you can taste almost anything. Minus: the prices are too high - above shops in the Netherlands -, so just...More

Thank Camiel N
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Enoteca la Fortezza hosted two of our small group tours for dinner and wine tastings in May and it was fantastic. The wine selection is outstanding and the our host was very knowledgeable about the wines, helped us pick some very good choices to go...More

Thank EuroTravelCoach
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

the enoteca inside the fotezza di montalcino is the best place to eat and taste a great variety of brunellos. the service is the best i have ever had! sergio (sommelier) knows everything about brunellos and his explanations are very interesting. also, the food is...More

Thank edson N
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

We’ve come here the last 5 years. The staff are all knowledgeable about the Brunello wines (by our taste, the best wine in Italy.) Iraldo has been especially a great host the last two years. And this year, with all the vintages since 2010 being...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

For me being on holiday is about doing the things you enjoy, and we enjoy coming to Montalcino and having lunch and Brunello at Enoteca La Fortezza. More money than sense some might say, but a) you can't take it with you and b) sometimes...More

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