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Chianti wine estate heir killed in London cycle crash


The Drinks Business - Nov 3, 2016
A Florentine prince and heir to an historic Chianti wine estate has become the latest cyclist to be killed on London's roads following a collision with a heavy goods vehicle in Knightsbridge. Filippo Corsini was the heir of a noble Florentine family ...
 

What To Drink Now: Chianti Classico DOCG


D Magazine - Nov 11, 2016
In September of 1716 Cosimo III de'Medici, Gran Duke of Tuscany, ratified the geographical boundaries of Chianti Classico in the heart of Tuscany between Florence and Sienna, an area that had been producing Chianti wine from Sangiovese since the 13th ...
 

Aaron's Table & Wine Bar From Mar-a-Lago Club's Aaron Fuller Is Now Open In Abacoa


Jupiter Magazine - Nov 7, 2016
... avocado fries with chipotle aioli ($7); jarred appetizers like watermelon, feta and mint salad ($8) or basil couscous with feta, olives and tzatziki ($7); and seasonal entrees ($21-$36) ranging from Chianti wine-braised veal cheeks to roasted Long ...
 

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Chianti Wine books

Chianti Classico: The Search for Tuscany's Noblest Wine


by: Bill Nesto MW, Frances Di Savino
This book tells the story of the ancient land named Chianti and the modern wine appellation known as Chianti Classico. In 1716, Tuscany’s penultimate Medici ruler, Cosimo III, anointed the region of Chianti, along with three smaller areas in the Florentine State, as the world’s first legal appellations of origin for wine. In the succeeding centuries, this milestone was all but forgotten. By the late nineteenth century, the name Chianti, rather than signifying this historic region and its celebrated wine, identified a simple Italian red table wine in a straw-covered flask.
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Rich, Earthy Tuscany: Wine Dark Mystery Case 4: Chianti


by: Kate Fitzroy
The glorious landscape of Tuscany is spread around the ancient stone ramparts of Castello Montepazzi, owned by the rich and dysfunctional Harrington family from London. Eve, Adam and Bernard find themselves once more deeply entwined in the mystery and dangers amongst the vineyards.
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Chianti and the Wines of Tuscany


by: Rosemary George
Ten years of research by this award winning Master of Wine yields the most comprehensive and delightful reference on this increasingly popular area. The key producers and their production methods for the famous Brunello de Montalcino, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, Carmingnano, Pomino and others are fully detailed. Illustrated in color with scenery and maps. A glossary and how to interpret Tuscan wine labels are helpful.
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Chianti: The Land, the People and the Wine


by: Raymond Flower
This book is an account of the history of the Chianti region, secluded in the hills between Siena and Florence. The book begins with the Etruscans, moving on to the Romans, the Lombards, the factions of the Guelphs and the Ghibellines, the rise of the communes and the struggles between the Empire and the Papacy. In the late Middle Ages, Chianti was the scene of many decisive battles, and many of its medieval buildings were destroyed in the Aragonese invasions of the 15th century. The author is himself a wine grower, and the book evokes the image of the vintage which has been a part of the region since Etruscan times.
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Enchanting Chianti Wine Tour ~ with Stefano Rome Tours


(www.StefanoRomeTours.com) This tour is available from Florence. On this enchanting journey through Tuscany's region of Chianti, you will visit the charming ...
 

Chianti Wine Tasting Tour in a Castle | Tuscany Italy


http://www.caftours.com Excursion into the Chianti hills, visiting an ancient wine-growing estate, wine tasting and snack.
 

Chianti Wine Country Tuscany Italy


Explore the Chianti Wine Country in Tuscany Italy. Visit a local winery and enjoy some typical foods served overlooking the vines in the Tuscan hills. Background ...
 

Classico Chianti Wine Tour with Stefano Rome Tours


(www.StefanoRomeTours.com) Explore Chianti and savor the flavors of the wines on this Classico Chianti Wine Tour that will take you on a journey to the ...
 

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You will ride in harmony, relishing the landscapes that made this area of Tuscany well-known in the world. A condensed formula that holds together quaint ...