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Mikis Theodorakis creates the new label for Casanuova di Nittardi 2017

After 37 years, the annually changing artist labels and wrapping papers that have graced Casanuova di Nittardi Chianti Classico represent a “who’s who” of the art world. Painters, sculptors and poets – including some Nobel Prize winners – have honored the winery year after year, thus continuing a centuries-old tradition that harks back to the…

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Winter 2019

For several days last week snow was falling at Nittardi, and we had a wonderful atmosphere here in Chianti: Luisa the cat didn’t know as well where to stay, the sculptures were all dressed in white, and the landscape around the winery was amazing. Our vineyards were all covered with snow and the air was…

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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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