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chianti

a dry red wine produced in the Chianti region of Italy

Chianti

the best-known Italian wine. [Ital. Hist.: NCE, 2990]
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Across the hills and not so far away (15 minutes by car) was the Chianti district proper - a romantic region that has persuaded poets and painters to put down their glasses to capture its beauty.
Creative individuals ranging from chefs to photographers to artists to bloggers and more are strongly encouraged to apply for the chance to experience a week of world-class education, exploration and entertainment focused on all things Chianti.
miles) of vineyards make up this region - an area straddled by the cities of Florence in the north and Siena in the south - yet the diversity of local soil styles that exist within Chianti Classico is indeed remarkable.
QUESTION: How many years does the Chianti Riserva spend maturing?
THE autumn grape harvest season is a great time to visit Chianti, one of the world's most famous wine regions in the heart of Italy.
In the heart of the Chianti region is Impruneta, the town of terra cotta, where the famous tiles of Florence were made.
One of the best examples of inexpensive chianti is under the Leonardo label, and produced by a top-notch co-operative.
He said: "We have a load of Chianti bottles on the ceiling and the customers can sponsor one for pounds 1.
Open procedure for the award of the contract for services related to the nurseries of the Municipality of Greve in Chianti "The Ladybug" and "The Hedgehog" - Period 11.
Based in the modern and elegant resort of Montecatini Terme, renowned for its wonderful springs, spas and thermal baths, you can enjoy a wonderful programme of included excursions to Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Chianti Countryside, San Gimignano and Siena and discover some of the wonderful marvels in one of Italy's most beautiful region.
Villa Trasqua, about 120 hectares, is located a few kilometres outside Siena in Castellina in Chianti, the best part of the Chianti Classico region.
SAINSBURY'S is doing Piccini Chianti Superiore down from pounds 7.