San Giusto a Rentennano, Part III

Bettina leads us to the tasting room, which is to say we’re exiting the (former Monastery) and headed a few steps away to the detached tasting room. When wine geeks think of a perfect place to have a wine dinner or have a private tasting, this is what they think about. Great space, which would…

San Giusto a Rentennano, Part II

Bettina walks me through the various rooms (barrel storage/ageing, etc.), and explains the history of the building as well. Since I was a fan and student of history well before I discovered wine, and since I’ve seen pretty much every type of barrel/ageing room there is, I really just focused on her description of the…

San Giusto a Rentennano, Part I

Bettina responded to my email request to visit them. She advised me that it would be possible to taste:Chianti Classico  2013Chianti Classico “ Le Baroncole” 2012Percarlo 2011Vinsangiusto 2007  She asked me if that was OK with me. Yes, I responded (all the while, fireworks were going off in my heart and mind, I love these wines!),…