The pinino estate is on the northern side of montalcino, embedded in the hillside of montosoli. Pinino was originally founded in 1784 by tito costanti, One of montalcino's public notaries. In 2003 the estate was bought by andrea Gamon and her partners who have since brought new life into the estate.
Hannes and Andrea Gamon were born and raised in Austria. Andrea has Italian roots and is successful as both, a business-consultant and entrepreneur in Italy, Austria and Switzerland with a former focus in the fashion industry. Andrea and Hannes primarily take care of the management, the marketing and the distribution of Pinino.
Max Hernandez is a descendant of a winemaking family in Spain and in a manner of speaking has returned to his roots with Pinino. Max is managing the vineyard on site while. Silvia, his wife, born from a famous family of Spanish actors with her sensory talent and the together with the well-known oenologist Dr. Paolo Vaggagini gives the Pinino wines their complexion.
The four owners who came to know each other in the 1980ies when they built one of the top fashion brands in Europe together. Their mutual passsion for good food and great wines in combination with their entrepreneurial spirit made them the perfect partners for the endeavour Pinino which they have been leading successfully for nearly a decade now.
Pinino Rosso di Montalcino