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Deutsche Welle filmed at Nittardi for Chianti Classico’s 300th anniversary

At the beginning of October, Michael Kadereit together with his assistant Susanne spent two days at Nittardi for shooting some clips and interviewing Léon while realising a service for the broadcaster Deutsche Welle on the 300th anniversary of the Chianti Classico. They visited our Main House, the winery and walked with us through our vineyards, talking…

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Casanuova di Nittardi 2014

Hsiao Chin Creates the 34th Artist Label for Nittardi   A Symphony in Red for the 2014 Vintage of “Casanuova di Nittardi” Chianti Classico, Vigna Doghessa     The long journey of the artist Hsiao Chin (in Chinese, 蕭 勤; pronounced “chow chin”) began in 1935, when he was born to a high-level bourgeois, intellectual…

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300 years of Chianti Classico. Alvise Armellini on Chianti – and Nittardi

The area of Chianti Classico is currently celebrating its 300th anniversary, in memory of Cosimo III and the act he signed in 1716 to lay the foundations of this historic agricultural area. Alvise Armellini, for DPA, wrote a reflection on what has become of this brand and its connected products. Nittardi, too, receives a mention. Check it…

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Oliva di Nittardi in the best 250 Olive Oils worldwide

The magazine Der Feinschmecker – the leading magazine for culinary lifestyle in Germany – has published the results of its annual Olive Oil Awards. The editors have concluded their tasting of approximately 750 olive oils from every continent – the biggest olive oil test of this kind in Germany. The international jury consisted of experts from Germany, Italy and…

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Casanuova di Nittardi 2012 Vigna Doghessa: wine of the week for Jancisrobinson.com

We are proud to discover that our Casanuova di Nittardi 2012 Vigna Doghessa  has been mentioned as “Wine of the Week” by JancisRobinson.com . Julia Harding MW, who wrote the detailed and generous piece about us, described our Chianti Classico as “…deep ruby 100% Sangiovese from the south-facing Doghessa vineyard…It’s cool and fresh and although the…

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Harvest 2015

Finally the time to harvest the grapes for our 2015 vintage has come and now the game is on. At Nittardi we are having a lot of people and the atmosphere is full of expectations. As usual the picking started in Maremma with our Merlot, followed by Vermentino and Alicante Bouchet. We also started in Chianti…

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