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Tasting of the best wines from the Chianti region

Chianti
is Italy's most famous red wine, which takes its name from a traditional region of Tuscany where it is produced.
It used to be easily identified by its squat bottle enclosed in a straw basket, called fiasco; however, the fiasco is only used by a few makers of the wine now; most Chianti is bottled in traditionally shaped wine bottles.  

The first definition of a wine-area called Chianti was made in 1716. It described the area near the villages of Gaiole in Chianti, Castellina in Chianti and Radda in Chianti; the so-called Lega del Chianti and later Provincia del Chianti (Chianti province).
In 1932 the Chianti area was completely re-drawn. The new Chianti was a very big area divided in seven sub-areas: Classico, Colli Aretini, Colli Fiorentini, Colline Pisane, Colli Senesi, Montalbano and Rufina.
The old Chianti area was then just a little part of the Classico area, being the original area described in 1716 about 40% of the extension of the Classico sub-area and about 10% of all Chianti. Most of the villages that in 1932 were suddenly included in the new Chianti Classico area added immediately or later in Chianti to their name (the latest was the village of Greve changing its name to Greve in Chianti in 1972).

The popularity and high exportability of this wine at the moment of introduction of the DOC, 1967, was such that many regions of central Tuscany didn't want to be excluded from the use of the name. As a result the Chianti wine-area got about 10% more territory. Wines labeled Chianti Classico come from the biggest sub-area of Chianti, that sub-area that includes the old Chianti area.
The other variants, with the exception of Rufina from the north-east side of Florence and Montalbano in the south of Pistoia, originate in the respective named provinces: Siena for the Colli Senesi, Florence for the Colli Fiorentini, Arezzo for the Colli Aretini and Pisa for the Colline Pisane. In 1996 part of the Colli Fiorentini sub-area was renamed Montespertoli



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Farmhouse Tuscany Barberino Val d

Farmhouse Barberino Val d'Elsa

Farmhouse Barberino Val d'Elsa
Weekly Price from € 593
Farmhouse on the Chianti hills between Florence and Siena, apartments from 4 to 7 people.
The farmhouse for your holidays in Tuscany consists of 2 independent apartments with every comfort and furnished with taste, simplicity and color.
At guests' disposal: swimming pool, parking, garage, barbecue with outdoor tables, children's playground, laundry and ironing.
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To sleep in Tuscany Florence Impruneta vacation Play Golf

Impruneta Residence

Impruneta Residence
Weekly Price: From € 406,00

Rental apartments for your holiday in Tuscany.
All apartments, sunny with a panoramic view and surrounded by a splendid park, have independent entrance and are equipped with kitchen nook(gas stoves, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, oven and electric coffee maker), terracotta floors, safe, satellite TV (CNN, ZDF, EUROSPORT), hair dryer, telephone with direct line, furnished terrace and individual heating.

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Farmhouse -Bed & Breakfast Tuscany Florence Chianti

Montelupo Fiorentino Chianti Bed & Breakfast

Montelupo Fiorentino Chianti Bed & Breakfast
Weekly Price: From € 400,00


Rental apartments, for vacation in Montelupo Fiorentino , Chianti Bed & Breakfast, Tuscany Italy

Chianti Bed & Breakfast features a free private car park and lots of outdoor areas offering the idyllic setting for many unique recreational choices.
Enjoy a green lawn area where you can rest, read and take a sun bath plunged in the sounds of the countryside and the scents of the nature around.
Experience a breath-taking pink sunset from our large panoramic terrace, the perfect outdoor venue for an evening drink.
Take a seat in the court-yard, it's the perfect outdoor venue for an evening drink. and indulge in wine-tasting and local food.
Four apartments for 2-6 people

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Farmhouse Tuscany between Florence Siena

Tavarnelle Val di Pesa Il Fienile

Tavarnelle Val di Pesa Il Fienile
Weekly Price: From €310,00

Tuscany Apartments
. Farm holiday in Chianti area with 3 apartments from 2 to 6 sleeping accommodations, garden, barbecue. The farm house is located in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa close to Florence and Siena - Tuscany

Hospitality in the hills of the Chianti region in contact with nature and art in the peacefulness of Tuscan country in the centre among Florence, Siena, San Gimignano and other main Cities of Art.

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Farmhouse Tuscany between Florence Siena

Tavarnelle Val di Pesa il Podere

Country , Holiday apartments, Farm Holiday
Weekly Price: From €
 450,00
  The accommodation in Tuscany
"Tavarnelle Val di Pesa" in the heart of Chianti Classico is divided into 3 apartments.
The apartments have been refurbished with an eye to preserving as many of the original features as possible for a stay immersed in period atmosphere.
Each apartment combines the charm of the past with modern comforts to make your holiday in Tuscany the perfect holiday.

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Rental apartments Tuscany Chianti Italy

Castellina in Chianti Antico Borgo-Independent houses

Independent houses

Farm Holidays, Holidays in Tuscany, Siena, Chianti, panoramic position.
Elegant holiday homes in Chianti
Swimming pool, golf nearby, barbecue.
Vacation with peace of mind, Chianti Classico tasting, Oil, Typical products. Arts and Culture ... view
Accommodation Chianti Hill Tuscany rental  Siena Castellina in Chianti

Castellina in Chianti Antico Borgo- Apartment suites

Apartment suites

Rentals in Castellina in Chianti - Agritourism in the hills between Florence and Siena in the heart of Chianti. 
A wonderfully charming inn and agritourism facility that offers hotel-like amenities in elegant apartment suites, set in the evocative atmosphere of the Tuscan hills.
Lying on a soft hill, the village is a few minutes from Castellina in Chianti, between Florence and Siena, surrounded by the extraordinary landscapes of one of the most exclusive and charming regions of Italy.

Swimming pool, barbecue, park, private parking, cellar tasting Chianti Classico

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Accommodation Chianti Hill Tuscany rental Barberino Val d

Holiday House Barberino Val d'Elsa

Holiday House Barberino Val d'Elsa
Weekly Price from € 457
Holiday House on the Chianti hills between Florence and Siena, apartments from 2 to 8 people.
The holiday house is composed of six independent apartments with every comfort and furnished with taste, simplicity and color.
At guests' disposal: swimming pool, parking, garage, barbecue with outdoor tables, children's playground, laundry and ironing.
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Vacation in Tuscany Bed & Breakfast Barberino Val d

Barberino Val d' Elsa Bed & Breakfast

Barberino Val d' Elsa Bed & Breakfast

Swimming pool: 1

Holiday in Tuscany, Barberino Val d'Elsa in the heart of Chianti.
House recently restored respecting Tuscan tradition, 5 beautiful rooms all with bath
Throughout the house there are common areas, such as the large sitting and living room, comfortably furnished, with an open fireplace and reading area; the large kitchen, with all comforts for our guests’ use ... view
Vacation in Tuscany garden Castelnuovo Berardenga Siena

Castelnuovo Berardenga "Podere Giardino"

Castelnuovo Berardenga "Podere Giardino"
Weekly Price: From €462,00

Farm Holidays Chianti Tuscany. Farmhouse"Podere Giardino" is located in Montaperti close to Siena in Tuscany. Accommodation from 2 to 4 sleeps, Holidays apartments. Holidays with peace, relaxation and well-being only 7 Km from Siena ... view
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