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Fabio Tassi, Montalcino born and bred, has always believed in the potential of his native land, so much so that it drove him to launch and promote countless activities in the tourism and food and wine sector. With a genuine passion for wine ever since he was a boy, Fabio has always been on the hunt for unique and exclusive products. His quest has led him to visit and meet some of the most influential producers from Italy and around the world, transforming his great passion into a successful business venture. Fabio Tassi has been sourcing and collecting wines since 1993.
Energy, passion, expertise and professionalism are the values that best sum up the Enoteca la Fortezza team. Despite their different origins, backgrounds and experiences, all members of the Fortezza team are joined by an unwavering passion for wine and for all Italian culinary delicacies, as well as an unbreakable bond with the region of Montalcino.
The city of Montalcino sits on a hill 564 m above sea level in the heart of the Val D’Orcia, about fifty kilometres south of Siena, in Tuscany. With great history and tradition etched into the agricultural landscape, Montalcino is renowned throughout the world for its premium quality Brunello di Montalcino wine. Considered a region perfectly suited to the production of great wines since time immemorial, Montalcino actually boasts a number of different terrains and microclimates, rendering the wine produced by each individual winemaker unique.