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Discover the "Gorgona project"

“Gorgona” is a white wine born from the collaboration of Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi and the island’s penal institution.

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The Frescobaldi agronomists and oenologists have worked together with prisoners, teaching them important skills that can be used at the end of their detention for an easier reintegration into society.

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The island of Gorgona, the smallest island of the Tuscan archipelago, located 18 miles west of Livorno

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The Gorgona wine comes from a small vineyard of about one hectare, located in the only area sheltered from strong sea winds, in the middle of an amphitheater which overlooks the sea.

"Gorgona" is a blend of Vermentino and Ansonica, varietals that are now perfectly acclimated to their island environment

Gorgona - vineyards

Lamberto Frescobaldi - Gorgona

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Gorgona - vineyards

The island of Gorgona