Chianti Classico Wine Region Guide

Evolved Elegance, Redefined - From Rustic Roots to Refined Richness


Last updated: March 19, 2024


Chianti Classico is Tuscany’s authentic wine celebrity: there is scarcely a social media feed that doesn’t contain a few snaps of this iconic and idyllic region. At times, it even feels like a tourist destination that occasionally permits some hard work – Chianti’s blend of villas, hilltop villages, cypress trees, vines, and olive groves is ancient and beguiling. Yet don’t let appearances fool you. This is, first and foremost, a working vineyard with a vital economic agenda; Chianti Classico is one of Tuscany’s biggest commercial success stories, alongside the venerable Super Tuscans. An export powerhouse that enthralls every time.


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