Our History


1371

The estate is registred in the ancient document “Descriptio Romandiole”. It is stored in the Malatestiana Library in Cesena

1560 / 1860

The estate is mentioned in many documents stored in the National Archiveo

1560 / 1860

1936

Dante Fiorentini, Great grandfather of the actual manager, purchases the Estate. Many hectares of Sangiovese were already in existence.

1945

The management passes on to his son in law Pietro Piccolo Brunelli. He has always worked in strong cooperation with his wife Lidia.

1945

1978

The management passes on to Dante’s nephew, Francesco Piccolo Brunelli

1998

The first portion of the Sangiovese Vineyards undergoes replanting. The most modern techniques are applied.

1998

2005

3.5 hectares of international variety of vines, such as Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot, are added to the 16 of Sangiovese

2008

Pietro Piccolo Brunelli, Dante’s Great grandson, becomes the manager.

2008

2009

Chemical herbicides’ use is banned from our procedures

2010

We plant 240 native olive trees

2010

2011

We open the new Winery in the middle of the estate

2012

We introduce the Integrated Pest Management procedure in order to heavily reduce the use of chemical protection products

2012

2018

1.6 hectares of Vineyard are renewed and we chose white grape varieties such as Riesling, Incrocio Manzoni and Chardonnay

2019

The shifting process to Organic begins

2019