Tradition and Ambition
The Mazzei brothers have 600 years of Chianti history and very modern goals
The stones on the floor of Castello di Fonterutoli's main house are smooth, worn to the feel of marble by the footsteps of generations of Mazzeis. In the library, Filippo Mazzei reaches toward a 700-year-old ceiling and pulls down documents from a bookcase.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 2005.