Created in 1716 by Cosimo III de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, the prestigious appellation of Chianti Classico is celebrating its 300th birthday!
The wines produced in Chianti Classico are like landscapes of Tuscany to which it belongs: singular and spectacular. The Sangiovese grape, the veritable soul of region, rules over these terroirs. It particularly dominates in the Chianti Classico DOCG, where a minimum of 80% of this noble varietal is required in the final blend.
Do not wait any longer to discover our selection of Chianti Classico, ultimate expressions of this wonderful Tuscan appellation...
The 2016 Chianti Classico by the Cecchi estate is a versatile wine, perfect for your next family meal. Rich aromas of wild berries mingle with hints of underbrush and fragrant blue flowers. Juicy black cherries, clove and tobacco come through on a smooth and balanced palate. A Chianti with easy-going tannins, ready to be enjoyed now.Add to cart
Named one of the Top 100 Wines of 2019 by Wine Enthusiast, the Volpaia Chianti Classico 2017 is an organic red wine with a dazzling bouquet of black berries, violet, wild herbs and leather. On the palate, firm but polished tannins lead to an intense, elongated finish. A wine to open now or age up to 2028.Add to cart
Born from a particularly hot vintage, the Chianti Classico Ama 2017 by Castello di Ama presents warm earthy tones and ripe black fruit on an intensely expressive bouquet. Nevertheless, the wine maintains a fresh acidity that helps keep a balance on the palate, leading to an overall profile that is quite open and generous. This Chianti Classico will shine brightest with food, especially a hearty stew of lentils and smoked pork.Add to cart
Made from a blend of 97% Sangiovese with 3% Cabernet Sauvignon, the Chianti Classico Riserva 2012 by Villa di Geggiano is a fantastic ambassador to this historic region of Tuscany. This is a wine of rustic beauty, revealing a certain earthiness through luscious black cherry flavors. Serve this Chianti Classico alongside dishes with bold flavors – aged cheeses, wild game or a spicy lamb kofta.Add to cart
The San Lorenzo Gran Selezione 2014 by Castello di Ama was chosen as one of the Top 100 wines of 2018 by Wine Enthusiast. This is a Chianti Classico of great charm and confidence, wrapping the nose in ripe red fruit and violets, along with subtle hints of white pepper and cinnamon. Smooth tannins coat the palate, leading to a long and layered finish.Add to cart
Revealing a brooding dark ruby hue in the glass, the Chianti Classico San Lorenzo Gran Selezione 2016 is an excellent expression of Castello di Ama. This wine floods the nose with stunning aromas of ripe black cherries, blackberry and cassis, along with touches of reduced balsamic and rosemary. The tannins are magnificent and expertly integrated, holding together such a generous and warm mélange of flavors. Drink 2022-2036.Add to cart
The 2010 Montepulciano d’Abruzzo from Emidio Pepe stands at the pinnacle of wine from this region. The most iconic producer of this appellation, biodynamic viticulture and unmanipulated winemaking that suffers no compromises to terroir, and one of the greatest recent vintages across the entirety of Italy converge to provide a viscerally memorable experience in the glass.Add to cart