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Tasting of the best wines from the Chianti region

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 -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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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  Rapolano Terme Italy

Farmhouse Rapolano Terme

Farmhouse Rapolano Terme
Weekly Price: From €450,00
Farmhouse Holidays Tuscany. Panoramic position. Villa and apartments from 2 to 6 beds. Swimming pool, lake, children's playground. Barbecue. Vacation with peace of mind. Two spas
Set at 450 m. above the sea level, Farmhouse Rapolano Terme consists of three attractive stone farmhouses typical of the region. Carefully restored they retain their original character and have been divided into eight comfortable apartments. The apartments are cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The owners live in three of them. The houses are in a quiet position with lovely views and are reached by an unmade road approx. 1 Km long. The countryside around consists of gentle wooded slopes interspersed with cultivated valleys where grain is grown

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Tuscany accommodation with swimming pool. Montespertoli

Villa Montespertoli

Villa Antico Casale

Luxury Villa in Tuscany.
Tarifa semanal: De € 938,00
Luxury Villa
rental in the heart of Tuscany in Montespertoli with private en esclusive swimming pool, only two flats
Apartment "I Limoni" and Apartment "Le rose" near Florence

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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
Farmhouse Tuscany between Florence Siena

Tavarnelle Val di Pesa il Podere

Country , Holiday apartments, Farm Holiday
Weekly Price: From €
  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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Holiday house in Tuscany, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy

Holiday house Gaiole in Chianti

Holiday house Gaiole in Chianti ... view
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
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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Bed & Breakfast Montelupo Fiorentino

Bed & Breakfast Montelupo Fiorentino

Bed & Breakfast Montelupo Fiorentino

Holiday in Tuscany
B&B is located in the centre of Montelupo Fiorentino, close to the old town and the railway station.
It is on the first floor of a small building, next to the flat of the host family.

The flat is finely furnished and it consists of: a living/dining room with balcony, a small kitchen (available on request), a bathroom with shower and tub, two bedrooms (3+1 beds). Internet, TV-Sat, DVD player, bed linen, as well as daily cleaning of the bedrooms are included in the price.
The flat is ideal for a couple or a family composed by 3 or 4 persons.
Its location and the good train and highway connections make this accommodation particularly convenient for people who want to visit Tuscany for leisure or for business.
From the B&B you can walk to the main facilities of the town: banks, pharmacies, shops, supermarket, medical surgeries, post office.
Check out within 10 am.
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