Winery Description

Sassodisole winery is a family own business. It is situated in a peculiar area within north-eastern side of Montalcino council and the Natural Artistic Park of Orcia’s Valley, which has been recently nominated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The 8 ha vineyard is located 300 metres above the sea level and it is south and  south-west facing. Native Sangiovese vine constitutes our entire vineyard, which is grown in low cordon sparrows and following the authentic techniques of Montalcino agronomic tradition.

Terzuoli family has always wanted to achieve the best quality for its own products according to the key-principles of Montalcino community. To this extent the family is proud to conduct a careful manual selection of grapes, ageing in 35-50 Hl Slavonia  oak barrels rigorously.

Sassodisole Historical Hints

Since the XVII century, Terzuoli family has always been involved in agricultural  field.

Bruno and Graziella were able to build a new winery business combining their country origins and their love during the 1970s.

At the beginning, the newborn Terzuoli family started to plant vineyard for the first  time although their main activity remained grain and leguminous growth.

They have educated their own child Roberto following the principles of passion and respect for nature and ground.

Roberto’s knowledge has been built up since high school, which was focused on agricultural studies. He has worked with some of the most important wineries of Brunello di Montalcino for more than 10 years. Thanks to these experiences Roberto could achieve and improve professional skills on Montalcino’s wine-producing world.

Sassodisole started to keep up with Roberto’s