The wines of Il Paradiso di Frassina in Montalcino

Il Paradiso di Frassina in Montalcino, better known as the Mozart’s Vineyard, is unique in the world of viticulture, not only in Italy but also in the world.
In this winery nestled among enchanting hills in the heart of the Val d’Orcia, the grapes grow to the rhythm of music! In fact, vine music therapy is practiced here, and exclusively with Mozart’s melodies. (more…)

Montalcino, the medieval town of the famous Brunello wine and of Mozart’s vineyard

If one says the word Montalcino, one immediately thinks about the famous Brunello di Montalcino wine! the prestigious red wine made from Sangiovese grapes only, and aged for at least 5 years; highly prized and famous all over the world.
It was the distant year 1888 when Ferruccio Biondi Santi had the idea of ​​eliminating the vines of the traditional Chianti recipe, using instead only grapes of the Sangiovese variety. (more…)

The 12 grape varieties of our 12 Uve Maremma Toscana DOC

At Il Paradiso di Frassina in Montalcino, in addition to the Brunello di Moz Art, the Brunello Riserva Magico Flute, and the Rosso di Montalcino Gea, we are proud to produce a surprising and interesting wine, an absolutely unique wine of its kind; in Italy there are no similar ones.

It is a musical wine as it is given by the blend of 12 different grapes, 6 Italian and 6 French, and the incredible thing is that each of them is associated with a musical note! (more…)

12 Uve Wine, the Crazy Blend of Il Paradiso di Frassina

Our 12 UVE is a truly unique red wine, there are no similar ones.

It is one of the most interesting Super Cru wines of the Italian enology. It is not a Super Tuscan, but comes from the blend of 12 different grapes; six from Tuscany and six from Bordeaux, which grow in our vineyard in Maremma, on the hills of Cinigiano, in the beautiful countryside south of Tuscany. (more…)

Val d’Orcia, the land of Brunello wine

The Val d’Orcia is a wonderful valley which extends south of Siena up to the volcanic Mount Amiata. The Val d’Orcia is the land of Brunello wine.

This incredible valley remains one of the few places in Italy that is still incredibly beautiful and partly unspoiled, where nature and history remain as protagonists. A unique region for its scenic beauty, artistic treasures, cultural heritage and food and wine excellences. The Brunello di Montalcino wine and the Pecorino di Pienza cheese have made it famous all over the world. (more…)

The phases of a vintage: the thinning of the bunches and the defoliation of the vine

The phases of a whole vintage are many and all are very important. As we have seen in our article dedicated to the choice of the sprouts and the control of the threads in the vineyard, they accompany the life of a vineyard every day, up to the best known event which is the grape harvest.

During this week we have been busy with the thinning of the bunches and the defoliation of the vine; two common and widespread cultivation practices that are carried out in the period before the grape harvest. (more…)

Challenging heat and water shortage in the vineyard

The issue of global warming has never become so topical and so worrying as this year. Extreme heat and water shortage are causing serious environmental damages.

We are facing the difficulty of cultivating vines with excessive heat and lack of water, and for this reason we are adopting useful solutions to handle these problems, thanks to the use of natural products and to a specific management of the plant and of the ground. (more…)

Your Brunello wine tasting at Il Paradiso di Frassina will be a unique experience, a journey of the senses in the heart of Val d’Orcia

Il Paradiso di Frassina in Montalcino, a renowned winery also known as the Mozart’s Vineyard, is a place out of the ordinary, where the Brunello wine tasting turns into a real experience to try.

Degustazioni di Brunello al Paradiso di Frassina

Arriving from the dirt road between the hills, Mozart’s music immediately embraces those who get at Il Paradiso di Frassina. The symphonies echo in the vineyards and disperse on the magnificent panorama, which embraces Montalcino, with its unmistakable fortress, the Mount Amiata and the hills of the Val d’Orcia valley. Once in the cellar, the scent of the oak barrels echoes with the aromas, tastes and colors of our wines: a real journey of the senses. (more…)

The first concert at Il Paradiso di Frassina in Montalcino, in collaboration with Le Dimore del Quartetto, a unique experience!

What a better place for a concert of classical music than Il Paradiso di Frassina in Montalcino? At Il Paradiso di Frassina, well known as the Vineyard of Mozart, wine and Mozart’s music are inseparable.  (more…)