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Chianti Classico wine capital: Greve last day of Expo

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Chianti Classico, between stands around the Expo: "The 2015? It will be a very good year"

"Guest unanimous: "Ripe grapes and perfect . The year seems destined to be really outstanding

The Director General of the Chianti Classico Consortium visiting the Expo: "Quality wine outstanding"

Giuseppe Liberatore: "We are at an extraordinary average level. The 2015? It looks like a vintage fabulous"

Expo Chianti Classico 2015: ribbon cutting the banner of unity

Present the mayors of Chianti, two regional councilors, the president of the Consorzio Vino Chianti Classico

Expo Chianti Classico: start at 17. The Gazzettino update the official website

The editors of the online newspaper of Chianti working on www.expochianticlassico.com

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

More than 60 companies showcasing 10 to 13 September in Piazza Matteotti

Expo Chianti Classico number 45 : Greve become the cradle of the great Renaissance wine

The exhibition in 2014 in just four days was stormed by about 15 thousand wine tourists

The "men who do things" by Luca Carfagna: icon Expo Greve

The artist of Panzano in Chianti and its stylized human figures on jute: "Energetic and ironic"

"The Chianti Classico flies . We're almost to pre-crisis levels"

The analysis of the director of the Consorzio Vino Chianti Classico on the eve of the 45th Expo

What news! In 2016 stage of the Tour of Italy in the Chianti Classico

A time trial 40 km starting from Radda and arrival in Greve in Chianti

Chianti Classico: "The year? Prospects ok, but the accounts are made at the end of September"

On the eve of the Expo, the winemaker Dario Parenti makes predictions: "The Docg? I see it in great recovery"

Expo Chianti Classico, Remaschi : "Product quality the winning"

The regional minister for agriculture: "A showcase of great importance for all producers"

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Expo Chianti Classico number 45 : Greve become the cradle of the great Renaissance wine

Once again, after decades of "singing" in the square, the myth of the Black Rooster becomes reality. In the lands of the lords of the Chianti Classico wine they are being rediscovered united and compact.

The winning choice, created and shared almost half a century ago, to present themselves together, to create a system with the DOCG Chianti Classico and become a center of taste in which the quality of the wine to tell the territory, draws strength the forty-fifth edition of Expo Chianti Classico.

The return of a culinary showcase of the most important in Tuscany which aims to promote and enhance the excellence of the wine Chianti Classico in its terroir of origin, spread over eight municipalities.

The wine that competes with the most important productions of the world gets on the stage in Piazza Matteotti in Greve in Chianti, to reveal once again a story of people, territories, large and essential stewards of the countryside, farmers creative, attentive, passionate, sensitive and dynamic entrepreneurs, artisans innovation, connoisseurs of a heritage that has made Tuscany, second to none in terms of biodiversity, added value, extensive and widespread.

The Municipality of Greve in Chianti, in collaboration with the Region of Tuscany and the Chianti Classico Consortium, showcases the essence of Chianti, the land in the '600 linked his name to the wine made from vines and more that today qualifies as cultural entity, landscaping, food and wine of high profile.

The event that takes place September 10 to 13 in the heart of Greve turns the spotlight on the best productions of the Chianti Classico. With the participation of over 60 companies in the square, as achieved at this year, the flagship brand of Italian production in the territory of the Black Rooster will be the undisputed protagonists of a four-day full of events dedicated to food and wine sector and not only.

The figures from last year are the first to confirm the success of a unique event of its kind that presents the entire wine area of ​​Chianti Classico, already in the running for the Oscar wine, nominated by the US magazine "Wine Enthusiast" through work, the challenges and ambitions of its producers.

A review that in just four days in 2014 was stormed by about 15 thousand wine lovers, managing to hit a sales target of 7thousand goblets. Expectations for the forty-fifth edition are equally important, given the massive participation of farms, the highest achieved in the long history of Expo Chianti Classico.

A roll of honor, that this year consists of 84 participating companies, 61 of which exhibiting in Piazza Matteotti. Numerous wine realities that will put their wines in the tasting pavilion where visitors can test 66 wines of which 27 Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Riserva 16, 3 Chianti Classico Great Selection, 5 Vin Santo del Chianti Classico, 15 IGT.

The ribbon cutting of Chianti Classico Expo , scheduled for Thursday 10 at 17 , will be the presence of the Regional Agriculture Marco Remaschi, the mayor of Greve Paul Sottani , the mayors of the seven municipalities of the Chianti Classico and the President the Chianti Classico Wine Consortium Sergio Zingarelli.

Free admission.