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Castello Banfi Winemaker Rudy Buratti Passes Away

Rudy Buratti, Chief Winemaker for Castello Banfi, passed peacefully on January 13, 2018 at the age of 56 in Tuscany, Italy. Born in Bleggio Superiore, Trento, Buratti graduated in 1981 from Italy’s prestigious Agricultural University of San Michele Alto Adige, one world’s premier enological schools. Upon graduation he decided to “go south” – as he […]

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Castello Banfi Il Borgo One of ‘World’s Most Magnificent Castle Hotels’

Castello Banfi Il Borgo Luxury Boutique Hotel in Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy

A glowing review of the boutique hotel “Il Borgo” on the Castello Banfi estate, which made The Luxury Travel Expert‘s “Top 10: world’s most magnificent castle hotels.” Here is an excerpt: At Castello Banfi – Il Borgo you will find a refined and exclusive atmosphere where you can relax immersed in the Tuscan countryside, in […]

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Castello Banfi SummuS Vertical Tasting

Castello Banfi SummuS Super Tuscan red wine bottles from Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy

Ever had the Super Tuscan wine known as Castello Banfi SummuS? John Fodera tasted NINE in one sitting! Virtually taste along with him and compare notes on his website Tuscan Vines. Joe JanishJoe Janish is Director of Public Relations for Banfi Vintners, a Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), and a veteran of the wine industry […]