In 1790 the Colombini family bought the Fattoria dei Barbi. This was the beginning of a success story in wine growing. Excellent wines which in 1892 achieved a very important goal: a silver medal from the Ministry of Agricolture. It would be the first of a long series of acknowledgements from both Italy and the rest of the world. In 2007 the Barbi wines reached the highest international lists with Brunello Riserva and Brunello Vigna del Fiore. Nowadays the company is run by Stefano Cinelli Colombini, descendant of the lineage, keeper of an ancient traditions and also promoter of great technological innovations.