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Chianti Classico wine capital: Greve last day of Expo

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The Black Rooster sings Expo, one large window in Greve in Chianti

His Majesty the wine is expected to forty-fifth edition of Expo Chianti Classico. The historic food and wine event dedicated to excellence in wine making system in the name of Chianti Classico.

From September 10 to 13 single large window opens to 61 companies, on display in the heart of Greve in Chianti, Piazza Matteotti.

The Municipality, in collaboration with the Region of Tuscany and the Chianti Classico Consortium, showcases the main product of the economy Chianti, in its production land that now qualifies as a cultural entity, landscaping, food and wine of high profile.

"The event - the mayor of Greve Paolo Sottani - shine the spotlight on the best productions of the Chianti Classico with the participation of over 60 companies in the square, given ever achieved in previous years, the flagship brand of Italian will be the stars a four days full of events dedicated to food and wine sector and beyond".

"Despite their differences - said Sottani - producers of Chianti Classico can create a critical mass in the global competition making the lands of the Black Rooster leading areas in the international wine market, a productive approach and a model development on which Expo Chianti Classico bet extending its range of interest and intensifying promotion activities in favor of the potential culinary and cultural heritage ".

"Even this year - remember Sottani - an invitation that cater to wine pilgrim who ventures between the villages and the rolling hills of Chianti, stretches between Florence and Siena, it is to test the way of quality, explore our area and its many faces, know wisdom agricultural, rural traditions and rediscover the historical and artistic treasures that testify to the ancient roots of Chianti".

The figures from last year are the first to confirm the success of an event, unique in its kind, presenting the entire area of ​​the Chianti Classico wine.

A review that in just four days in 2014 was stormed by about 15 thousand wine lovers, managing to hit a sales target of seven thousand goblets.

"Expectations for this edition - adds the commissioner for economic development Gionni Pruneti - are just as important, given the massive participation of companies, the highest achieved in the long history of Expo Chianti Classico. Showcase copyright signed Expo reflects the image of an area that wants to look forward with the idea of ​​being an interpreter and spokesman of the needs and vocations of a single important fact wine, Chianti, the green heart of the fourth most visited region of Italy".

"And 'This is more card to play - he continues - in difficult times like these, a strength that supports and encourages manufacturers Chianti Classico on the world market by being able to determine a greater impact on visitors and a growth in exports: work in a unified and shared, in short, is good for health of our wine and the economic outlook of the territory ".

The ribbon-cutting ceremony in the presence of the eight mayors of the municipalities surrounding Florence and Siena and the director of the Chianti Classico Wine Consortium Giuseppe Liberatore, will be held Thursday, September 10 at 17.

The trip in the glass offered by Expo Chianti Classico is made only wine. The event consists of a program especially large moments of tastings and events, characterized by various forms of cultures and music street who will alternate in the places of Greve in Chianti.

Elective Affinities of Chianti are sensitive to taste. Surrounded by beautiful grevigiana agora, the event offers a gallery of expressions, designed to dispense emotions, to engage the senses of citizens and tourists with tastings of Chianti Classico (the purchase of a cup of 10 € allows for tastings 7) and of local products such as olive oil, wine, meats, cheeses.

In addition to music , which will take shape with several traveling shows , it is the art of the other great favorite of the show . Among the cultural thick Expo Chianti Classico host in the spaces of the Museum of San Francesco a new exhibition with the best works of Giampaolo Talani and Domenico Monteforte ( vernissage on Thursday 10 at 17 ) .

Worthy of note is the series of conferences focused on some of the most topical issues related to the world vitinicolo set in the Garden Encounters ( Thursday 10 at 18, Friday 11 at 17.30 hours on Saturday 12 at 17 ) .