If Tuscany is in your future travel plans put a visit to Chianti Classico wineries at the top of your list. First of all, Italian wines account for approximately one fifth of the world's wine production. Since Chianti Classico wines are regarded amongst the best Italian wines then no visit to Tuscany is complete without visiting this wine region. The Chianti Classico region lies between Florence and Siena, bordered by the Chianti Mountains to the east and Elsa River and Pesa Valley to the west. Wines of Tuscany provides a great overview of Tuscano wines (see also Super Tuscans).
September 23, 2013