What is Chianti Classico?
Easy to drink and pair, steeped in history, but most importantly, the perfect expression of its unique terroir. Since leaving the fiasco – the round-bottomed bottle wrapped in a straw basket – behind, and taking on new DOCG regulations aimed at improving quality, Chianti Classico has gained wide recognition as…Read More
2016 Chianti Classico – A Modern Day Benchmark
I can’t remember the last time I was this excited about Chianti Classico and its wines. My July trip included a number of truly memorable estate visits, two unforgettable verticals, and the thrill of discovering a handful of wineries that were new to me. The top 2016s have turned out…Read More