CHIANTI CLASSICO
2018 HARVEST

2018 started with early budbreak due to above average temperatures for March and April, followed by a fairly rainy month in May.

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Vinitaly 2018

The Lord of Chianti Classico will welcome the sector’s experts, the Press, and wine enthusiasts from 15th-18th April at their new stand in Pavilion 9 (D 2-3-4) to taste the designation’s wines, but there will be other moments dedicated to Black Rooster wines during the Fair.

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The Lord of
Chianti Classico

The trademark always found on bottles of Chianti Classico is the Black rooster, historic symbol of the Chianti Military League and among other things depicted by famous artist Giorgio Vasari on the ceiling of the Salone dei Cinquecento at Palazzo Vecchio in Florence.

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Granfondo del Gallo Nero 2019

The Granfondo del Gallo Nero will be back for its 7th edition, to be held on September 22nd. Two routes to discover the Chianti Classico territory and its most scenic climbs.

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Chianti Classico Ambassador

The Consortium promotes an international network of representatives of Chianti Classico to support the dissemination of the Consortium’s philosophy in various markets throughout the world.

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The first
territory of wine

The Chianti Classico territory’s capitals are Siena and Florence and it is shared between the provinces of of the two municipalities. The zone amounts to 71,800 hectares and includes the entire territories of the municipalities of ...

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