Franco Biondi Santi, R.I.P.

Franco Biondi Santi¬†(Photo ¬©Tom Hyland) Franco Biondi-Santi, proprietor of his family’s world-renowned Brunello estate, passed away today at the age of 91. Grandson of Ferruccio Biondi Santi, who is credited with “inventing” Brunello di Montalcino in the 1870s, Franco devoted his life to maintaning the traditions of his grandfather and father Tancredi, by producing traditional … Continue reading Franco Biondi Santi, R.I.P.