• The myth of the “Chianti recipe,” a Chianti post by Mike Madaio that you need to read, and Slow Wine news

    1 day ago - By Do Bianchi

    Breaking news: the organizers of the Chianti tasting told me that Slow Wine has confirmed the dates of its January-February 2022 U.S. tour.
    A great read: please check out wine educator Mike Madaio's superb post on the history and legacy of the wines of Chiantigiana, “Chianti: Why Are There Two DOCG Regions?”
    Today's post expands on my “Debunking Chianti myths, speaking Chianti truths” post, published yesterday.
    Above: Baron Bettino Ricasoli receives Victor Emmanuel II at Brolio Castle in Gaiole in Chianti (oil on canvas displayed in the Ricasoli museum at Brolio Castle; photo taken in...
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