Immerse yourself into the history and flavours of Chiantigiana wine through a unique tour of your preference. This tour allows you to become acquainted with the diverse wines of the region, while giving you intimate access to Chianti Classico, a variety loved the world over. You will be guided by an expert wine-maker through the traditional processes which lead to the creation of high-quality wine, such as the fermentation, clarification and ageing. To conclude the experience, your taste buds will be treated to a light lunch composed of other local delicacies, accompanied by one of the wines you have tasted.
Indulge in this fantastic Chianti Wine Tour and then retreat to one of our hand-picked villas near Chianti
to call your own during your stay.
Discover Italian Winemaking
The earliest documentation of Chianti wine dates to the thirteenth century where merchants of Castellina, Gaiole and Radda formed a League to produce and promote the areas wine. Although Chianti is recognised for its world renowned Chianti Classico red, the earliest records, circa 1390, show that the earliest bottled Chianti was actually a white wine. Chianti wine tasting will allow you to study and learn the history and elements which make up Chianti Wine, looking particularly at Chianti Classico and the characteristics that make up and differentiate this local delicacy from other Chianti wines.
The Chianti Vineyards
Chianti naturally provides the ideal circumstances to grow the grapes needed to create wine, thanks to its hilly landscape with a warm climate. The region has been Italy’s home of wine for hundreds of years and its high quality of produce makes it a popular choice among collectors, sommeliers and people with superb taste to this day.
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The private wine tour begins at 11:00am for a duration of 1.5 hours. The winemaker will be your host, guiding you through the aromas and rich flavours of Italy’s wines.
Your tour will conclude with a light lunch, where you will be immersed in the rolling green beauty of the Chianti Hills.
* Tour recommended for adults only.