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Gran Selezione: The New Big Brother in the Chianti Classico Family

I was delighted to attend ‘An Exploration of the Terroirs of Chianti Classico’ master class tasting presented by Antonio Galloni, the founder of Vinous; one of the fasted growing wine websites in the world, along with Sergio Zingarelli, President of the Chianti Classico Wine Consortium, at the New York Public Library. 1,024 more words


Forthright Fortnight Deals 6/30-7/12

“To drink or not to drink, that is a silly question.”- Pettyjohn’s

It is time for the next edition of Forthright Fortnight deals. These deals are created every two weeks uniquely for you, our online customers. 551 more words


Italian Wine Tasting Etiquette

Italy is full of breathtaking paradises; but, I would have to say my favorites are the Chianti vineyards.

I can’t quite decide if it’s the peaceful scenery that makes them magical or if it’s the wine that is so generously poured. 973 more words


Parco Sculture del Chianti

I absolutely ADORE sculpture gardens – the idea of very creative people making something none of the rest of us could ever imagine, and putting it in a setting that opens their idea to all that nature has to offer. 967 more words


Castello di Querceto {Castle, Winery, Agriturismo}

After our 2 days in the city of Florence, Roberto and I had the opportunity to visit and stay overnight at Castello di Querceto, located just outside Greve in Chianti about 15.5 miles from Florence. 158 more words


wine - 2012 Collazzi Chianti Classico I Bastioni