Wine Folly Uncorks the Secrets of Chianti Classico with a Fresh, Flavorful Guide!

May 14th, 2024

SEATTLE, WA — Hey there, wine lovers! Ready to dive into the heart of Tuscany without leaving your couch? Wine Folly is thrilled to announce our latest adventure in vino with a guide to the legendary Chianti Classico region. This isn’t your grandma’s wine guide – we’re bringing the rolling hills of Tuscany right to your fingertips with a splash of fun and a dash of folly!

Wine Folly: Chianti Classico

Why Chianti Classico? Why Now?

Chianti Classico isn't just a wine; it's a voyage through time and terroir. Our new guide is like a treasure map, leading you through the vineyards, the villas, and the very grapes that make this region a cornerstone of the wine world. We’re talking Sangiovese that sings and scenery that stuns – all in Wine Folly's unique style.

Wine Folly: Chianti Classico

What’s Inside?

Basics: What’s the difference between Chianti and Chianti Classico.

Vineyard Exploration: Delve into the eleven communes of Chianti Classico, each with unique soils and microclimates contributing to the distinct flavors of their wines.

Grape Insights: Learn why Sangiovese stands out with its aromatic, tannic, and complex profile.

Taste the Tradition: Experience classic pairings and modern interpretations. Our guide highlights the elegance, intensity, and longevity of wines from communes such as Castelnuovo Berardenga and the freshness and finesse of wines from Radda in Chianti.

Historical Depth: With over 345 wineries and some dating back to the 1300s, Chianti Classico is rich in history. The region’s wines reach 160 countries, with the USA being the largest market.

Maps & Resources: Utilize our maps to explore every corner of Chianti Classico, from the highest vineyards in Radda to the varied soils of Castellina.

Wine Folly: Chianti Classico

Where to Find the Guide?

Jump into the journey with the Wine Folly Region Guide for Chianti Classico. Your tour of Tuscany is just a click away!

Who’s It For?

Whether you’re new to wine or a seasoned sommelier, this guide has got something for everyone. And hey, if you’re just here for the pretty pictures, we’ve got plenty of those too!

Join the Journey!

Ready to sip, savor, and smile? Hop over to Wine Folly and grab your guide to Chianti Classico. It’s time to uncork the fun and let the good times flow!

About Wine Folly

Wine Folly makes wine fun and accessible for everyone. From beginners to buffs, we’re here to help you navigate the world of wine without the snobbery. Discover more, drink better, and, most importantly, enjoy the journey!

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