Spring brings the new vintage of the Governo di Castellare
Spring is in the air at Castellare di Castellina. And while nature awakens from the winter hibernation, the new vintage of the Governo di Castellare arrives on our tables: a red, fresh and drinkable wine produced according to a traditional Tuscan vinification technique called “governo” that has been abandoned in the Chianti Classico.
Rocca di Frassinello has been proud to open Anteprime di Toscana 2019, the event that features the best of the Tuscan wine production, organized by Regione Toscana in collaboration with PromoFirenze, held at Fortezza da Basso, in Florence.
Castellare di Castellina and Rocca di Frassinello flagship wines at the top of Gentleman ranking. Two labels from Castellare di Castellina and Rocca di Frassinello, both cellars of the Domini Castellare di Castellina Group, ranked among the Top 10 wines of the Gentleman magazine list which traditionally rewards the 100 Best Italian Red Wines by crossing the ratings of national and international wine guides.
97+ awarded to Poggio ai Merli 2016 opens a collection of excellent ratings and reviews by Monica Larner, critic for Wine Advocate, in which she expresses her appreciation for the new vintages by Castellare di Castellina.
Yellowhammer (Emberiza citrinella) the new bird on the label of Castellare di Castellina Chianti Classico 2017. A graceful little bird with a golden plumage that belongs to the threatened species ever less present in the Chianti countryside due to the indiscriminate use of synthetic chemicals.