he Fattoria Montecchio is not just oil and wine.
The land on which these extraordinary fruits grow, worked and transformed by our ancestors, has also given life to an age old tradition, handed down by craftsman to pupil, that of hand-made terracotta.
Antica Fornace Montecchi Toscana ItaliaThe simple clay is transformed into tools or lovely ornaments for the house or garden. Hundreds of different sized and shaped objects take form from the special “galestro” (soil containing marl and limestone) typical of the area and which you can admire and touch in our Antica Fornace Montecchio.
You can discover and understand all the secrets of this tradition and its products by watching our craftsmen at work.www.fornacemontecchio.com