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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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Some great press on Nittardi by international Magazines and Newspapers

Nice articles from different important specialized Magazines and Newspapers for Nittardi: To read the article by ADAC REISEMAGAZIN click here ADAC_Reisemagazin_März-April_2015 To read the article by DER FEINSCHMECKER click here Der Feinschmecker_Maerz_2015 To read the article by A la Carte click here A la Carte April 2015 To read the article by the Italian Sommelier Magazine Bibenda please…

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Ciao Virgilio.

It has been a sad week at Nittardi. Being 95 Virgilio just renewed his driving license so that he could drive around in his little 4×4 searching for mushrooms and taking care of his vegetable garden close to Nittardi every day. We will miss listing to your stories about how you planted the original “Vigna…

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Riserva 2011

3 Bicchieri for Nittardi Riserva

Tre Bicchieri by Gambero Rosso for our Nittardi Riserva Selezionata We are very happy to announce that our Chianti Classico Nittardi Riserva Selezionata received again the “Tre Bicchieri” by Gambero Rosso, one of the most prestigious and sought after awards an Italian Wine can win.   Nittardi Riserva Selezionata 2011 is a selection of our best…

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Casanuova-2012

THE 2012 ARTIST LABEL

A thunderstorm for Casanuova di Nittardi 2012 Karl Otto Götz has painted for the winery Nittardi the 32nd label and wrapping paper The artist turned 100 in February. But he still unleashes powerful tempests. Stunningly vivid and vibrant thunderstorms. And Karl Otto Götz has just released a new one on canvas: for the label of…

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Our Cellar Team the Family Krasniqui at the end of the harvest

HARVEST REPORT 2014

Climatically speaking in Tuscany and throughout Italy this has been a very abnormal year, so strange that even our grandparents didn’t remember such unusual weather patterns. The winter season was never cold, indeed, unusually warm and rainy. 2013/14 was the warmest winter in Tuscany since 1834. In spring the weather didn’t change much, the temperatures slowly…

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Great ranking for our Nittardi Riserva 2010 in Decanter.

Our current Chianti Classico Nittardi Riserva 2010 received a great ranking in Decanter: 18/20 point or 93 points. It was rated the second best Riserva of the whole tasting. http://www.decanter.com/wine/labels/34476/slideshow/1/expert-s-choice-chianti-classico-riserva-2010#slideshow Recently we tried different Nittardi Riservas from the late 90s, 1997 a great vintage is know at its peak, really great balance now. 1998 has…

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