Nestled in the heart of Tuscany lies the iconic wine region of Chianti Classico. Located right between Siena and Florence the wines of Chianti Classico have made the region famously known around the world.
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Built for Dreamers and Enthusiasts
For centuries, Chianti Classico has produced legendary wine. For many, Tuscany is the ideal place for dream weddings and honeymoons, not to mention picturesque winery visits, fine red wine, and food that’s to die for.
Excellence in Winemaking
A naturally diverse area covered with forests and farmland, Chianti Classico is an area known for full-bodied and award-winning wines made with Italy’s heartbeat grape Sangiovese. Beautiful vineyards making uber memorable wines are dedicated to excellence and tradition. Forty percent (40%) of the wineries in Chianti Classico are certified organic.
Centuries of Tradition
In every bottle of Chianti Classico, you can taste the centuries-long dedication to excellence, terroir, and tradition. Chianti Classico was the first Consortium in Italy in 1924 and now has 480 Producers helping to bring awareness to the region.
The Black Rooster Reigns
The Black Rooster seal on every bottle showcases and confirms authority and authenticity. This historic symbol can be found on every bottle of premium wine from this area and is one to always look out for.
Made for Collectors
Nearly all Chianti Classico improves with age, which makes this region the perfect wine to collect, gift and also sip and share. Chianti Classico Riserva and Gran Selezione are wines especially able to evolve and gain complexity for decades.
Refined Taste Profile
Nothing represents Chianti Classico like the noble grape Sangiovese. Abundant in aromas and flavors, like red and black cherry, dried savory herbs, and even leather or iron, Chianti Classico red wines are built for lovers of full-bodied wines with an elegant and rustic profile
Chianti Classico is extraordinarily food-friendly. A pairing proverb states “what grows together, goes together” so spend an evening in Tuscany by making your own tomato sauce and getting everyone together to make fresh pasta for a full-on Italian-inspired dinner party. From beef tartar and crostini to boar ragu, to roast chicken to rich red meats, these Sangiovese-driven red wines will shine on the table at your next dinner party and will make everyone think they are in Tuscany!
Serve with Flare
These big red wines love being decanted 90 minutes before you serve them. So invest in a beautiful decanter and serve in a large bowled crystal glass for pure enlightened enjoyment.