Villas in Fiesole and their gardens, a must-do around Florence

April the 4th, 2024 | Every year the villas of Fiesole re-open the doors of their gardens from April the 11th, thanks to the Municipality of Fiesole in collaboration with AIAPP-Associazione Italiana di Architettura del Paesaggio. The gardens, usually closed to the public, will once again be open for visits under the guidance of a […]

Plenum is on Gambero Rosso olive oil guide with “Tre Foglie”

March the 20th, 2024 | The Tre Foglie Gambero Rosso award is the highest award for an extra virgin olive oil that represents Italian excellence. Plenum again this year, for the sixth consecutive year, receives the 3 Foglie award on Gambero Rosso “Oli d’Italia” Guide. This is a confirmation that gives value to a mission […]

Vinitaly 2024 with the Indipendent Winegrowers FIVI

March the 26th, 2024 | The FIVI Independent Winegrowers area is our home at Vinitaly and that is where you will find us from the 14th to the 17th of April in Verona! Once again this year we have lots of news to tell you about and to let you taste… Vinitaly with FIVI Winegrowers […]

For 7 years in a row, Plenum wins 5 DROPS: the Top Award on BIBENDA

February, the 15th – 2024   Bibenda tasters this year sampled extra virgin oils from 415 estates and, among them, we are awarded Bibenda’s 5 Gocce dell’Eccellenza (5 Drops of Excellence), Top Award for extra virgin olive oils that scored from 91 to 100/100, for the Organic Extra Virgin Olive oil Plenum 2023. The Bibenda […]

Plenum in the Leone d’Oro Selection 2024 – THINK YOURSELF OLIVE

February, the 10th – 2024 We are in the Leone d’Oro 2024 Selection! MariaPaola Gabusi writes us today: “I am very happy to announce the champions admitted with a score above 85/100 to the Golden Lion Competition and therefore entered in the Leone 2024 Selection″. Maria Paola says on her website: “Leone d’Oro is much […]

Poggiopiano is one of the 12 Best Agriturismo in Tuscany on TravelMag

| Febbraio 2023 | TravelMag considers Poggiopiano as one of the best places that “immersed in nature [… ], provide idyllic getaways from the urban grind and are surrounded by plenty of culture, too.“: we are among the 12 best Agriturismo in Tuscany! From TravelMag.com: “Committed to sustainable tourism focused on food and wine, Fattoria […]

2023: the first FIOI harvest!

FIOI, the Italian Federation of Independent Olive Growers, is born this year and Poggiopiano couldn’t wait longer to be part of it. FIOI brings together and associates the vital forces of the Italian olive growing world: small and medium-sized artisanal olive growing companies that can guarantee the authenticity, artisanal character, origin and quality of olive oil, […]

What happens after production, better knows as “Shelf-Life”

It’s easy to say bottling, but bottling is like putting a dot and opening a new chapter in the history of that product. So everything has to be precise…very precise (and who knows how fussy we are, can understand what that means for us!). Shelf life refers to the time that elapses between production and […]

The cycle and re-cycle of our wine bottles

Bio-logical agriculture does not stop in the field or even in the cellar but reaches your homes and tables and, therefore, also concerns transport and all packaging materials. Every element of our wine packaging is the result of a study that pays close attention to these aspects. Here’s how and why: > bottles: since 1990, […]