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Chianti Classico House, the first home of eno-cultural excellence

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Much more than a winery: the Chianti Classico Wine Consortium takes home in the Convent of Santa Maria al Prato, Radda in Chianti.

Lessons taste, cooking shows, concerts and much more. every day from Friday, June 27, 2014


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Cooking show with local housewives and chefs, dinners Gallo Nero and jazz music, cocktails and ocal produce, picnic in the vineyard and wine training courses for experts and novices: opens on Friday June 27th in  Chianti Classico House, the first residence of eno-cultural excellence of the Chianti Classico Wine Consortium.

After a long and careful restoration took 10 years to the ancient Convent of Santa Maria al Prato of Radda in Chianti back to live in the multi-faceted role of "the house of the Gallo Nero".

After opening Enoteca Chianti Classico, which opened just a few months ago on the first floor of the Central Market in Florence, the House is a new operation, wider, the Chianti Classico Company, a company owned 100% of the Consorzio Vino Chianti classical created to coordinate special projects of the Black Rooster, led by the young President Michele Zonin.

Starting this summer, the Chianti Classico House will host the initiatives outlined on its four cores: happenings, food, training, showroom. At the start of training techniques of wine tasting, events and exhibitions designed to attract fans and tourists from all over the world, but also residents of the area and lovers of fine wines. The cellars, in fact, hold the world's largest collection of labels of the Chianti Classico region, to discover in combination with simple but excellent gastronomic offer.

Inside the House space is also a true boutique Black Rooster, where you can buy the whole collection of the Chianti Classico Lifestyle, official merchandise, from clothing to objects for leisure.

To open the rich program of events that the soul first season of the Chianti Classico House, one of three events with Chef, Lady Foods & Mr. Wine (27 June, 20 July, 23 August), during which the land will challenge the Lord chefs shots of recipes. To do the honors of the house to Gallo Nero against all the award-winning sommelier Luca Gardini, which will be compared with four well-established chefs representing four regional culinary traditions: it starts on July 11 with Lucio Pompili the Symposium of Pesaro, followed by Salvatore tax Ciociare of the Hills (New York) July 19, Garola Maurilio de La Ciau of Tornavento (Piedmont) on September 6 and Piergiorgio Siviero of Lazarus 1915 (Veneto) on September 26.

Follow the original combinations of great wines and great goals in football history (during the contest semi-finals and final of the World Cup on 4, 5 and 13 July), always under the wise guidance of Luca Gardini, this time flanked by editor in chief of Sky Sports Joseph Simon. And even evenings with jazz and classical to taste with the best wines, picnic in the vineyard and day courses (July to September). The calendar also includes sporting events dedicated to the lovers of the bike, with the Gran Fondo del Chianti Classico Gallo Nero, non-competitive race starting from Radda scheduled for September 21.

Inaugurating the artistic activity of the Chianti Classico House will instead "Gallo Nero d'Orient" collective image on the territory of the Chianti Classico produced by a team of Chinese and curated by the Foundation for the Protection of the Territory of the Chianti Classico NPO.

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