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A long winding dirt road finally leads you to this hidden gem. The Illy man himself having discovered a wine treasure within the soils and clay formations surrounding the areas. We are Illy lovers so this was a sure thing for us as we knew...More
We started off with a tour of the winery with Chiara, she took our photos and explained the different grape growing techniques and the use use of water from the property if absolutely necessary. We then had a tour of the cellar and finished with...More
During our recent trip to Tuscany, we visited Podere Le Ripi in Montalcino. An amazing winery. We had the good fortune of a passionate tour by Cellar Master-Winemaker, Giovanni. His descriptions of the bio-dynamic organic process were mesmerizing. The wine tasting was magnifico and the...More
This small winery is organic and bio-organic in that it follows the moon cycles. The wines are very good very varied in flavour and power. The tour is excellent and the design of the spiral building is fascinating. Book in advance to go on the...More
What an incredible experience!!! Chiara gave us an amazing tour of this great and unique winery, including a tour of the garden and farm and an extensive tasting with a delicious lunch! What a great family experience! Highly recommend!!
This vineyard is very unique. We enjoyed learning about the unique growing of vines and the design of the building with the aging wine. Our tour guide was wonderful and seemed passionate and knowledgeable. The views are absolutely amazing and the food that went with...More
We had a private tour of the winery grounds and the wine cellar. All of their wine is 100% organic. They also produce their own olive oil/ Stunning architecture. The wine tasting was accompanied by a "light" lunch that consisted of a meat and cheese...More
This winery was a part of an Organic Tuscan Tour I took and was one of our stops. I work at an organic winery in the United States and was blown away at this winery in Tuscany. We were greeted by the hostess- Chiara Uliano...More
Date of experience: April 2019
podereleripi, Proprietario at Podere Le Ripi, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2019
Thank you very much for visiting us and for the beautiful words. We are really happy to hear this from you, because is what we want to convey.
A real find for Brunello lovers! Franceso Illy's brainchild is understated elegance at it's best. Wonderful tour of the oculus cellar and bonsai vineyards. Beautiful use of the natural landscape. Impressive architecture.
Their wines were our favorites; and were very easy to ship home to...More
Response from TexasSunrise | Reviewed this property |
As the previous replies indicate, some do not require and appt and you can just drive up. Others (the smaller, more boutique wineries will need an appt). Just depends on what you are interested in visiting. Cheers!
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