CASA DI MONTE, Montespertoli

Angelo Oreste Simoncini born in Montespertoli in 1872 began his activities farmer to the 800 as a manufacturer of straw hats and, with the help of about sixty seasonal workers, transforms the straw braid for the manufacture of “hat of Florence” known throughout the world. First uses a small piece of land owned in addition to plots for rent for sowing straw.” On July 5, 1912 buy manufactured at “Casa di Monte” in Montespertoli with about 10 acres of land now comprising the corporate center. Between 1997 and 1999, the property covers an area of 54 hectares with a keen address typical Chianti wine. In 2002 the ‘company acquired 21 acres of land in “The Capitozze” in the Municipality of San Casciano Val di Pesa, the production area of ​​Chianti Classico DOCG.

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