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Tenuta di Arceno is located in the hills of Chianti Classico , precisely in the municipality of Castelnuovo Berardenga. The estate was first owned by the Sienese Taja family and then passed to the Piccolomini, a historic Tuscan family that was influential in Siena. In 1994 it was bought by Jess Jackson and Barbara Banke . Of clear Tuscan lineage, the wines of Tenuta di Arceno possess a level of richness, concentration and character comparable to that of the best wines in the world. The 92 hectares of vineyards are located on rocky hills at an altitude between 300 and 560. The company has always cultivated the most famous native vine of Tuscany, Sangiovese , but also experimenting with cultivation of Merlot , of Cabernet Franc , of Cabernet Sauvignon and of Petit Verdot . The oenological team, made up of Lawrence Cronin and Pierre Seillan , brought great sensitivity to the production of the six wines. On the one hand, the Chianti Classico wines, which find their maximum expression in the Gran Selezione - Strada al Sasso . On the other hand, Bordeaux blended wines, such as il Fauno by Arcanum, Valadorna and Arcanum , in which Cabernet Franc and the Merlot.