Piergiorgio Castellani, member of Tuscany's famed Castellani Family winery - which boasts a century-old family tradition in the Italian history - will attend the 2nd China International Import Expo in Shanghai, to present his Premium and Estate wines produced in the Tuscan magnificent family vineyards.
The Castellani family has over 1,000 hectares of vineyard in Tuscany and has historical collaborations with excellent winemakers from other regions in Italy.
Castellani Chianti Classico estate
Now the three generations are collaborating to keep alive the family's centennial production philosophy that is based on the principle that "The quality of wine begins in the vineyard", as Piergiorgio Castellani states, "Today, as we enter this century, our aim and aspiration is what it has always been: to create memorable wines. This is the reason why our work during the last twenty years has been so passionate, investing in research and new cellar technologies.”
The Castellani winery, repeatedly awarded by the media and institutions as one of the most visible Italian productive realities in expressing characteristics of excellence both from a production and financial point of view, is also engaged for over 20 years in a powerful ecological projects and in the production of officially certified organic wines, according to the Sole 24 Ore, Bocconi Best performance award and the Premio Toscana eco-efficiente.
The Castellani wines are among the most successful Italian wine imported and distributed in China. “The success of our wines perfectly represents the evolution of the Chinese wine market which is gaining ever greater interest in high-quality classic wines. Italian wines are the most successful wines in many international markets thanks to their variety and versatility, combined the great tradition they represent and its high performance price ratio,” Castellani says.
The Castellani wines have received awards and recognitions from some of the most reliable international medias, with its Chianti Classico as the origin of the Gallo Nero brand, which was awarded by the jury of the 2016 International Vinitaly Award, composed of 70 experts from all over the world, as the best absolute Chianti Classico.
(Source:Agenzia nazionale stampa associata, ANSA)