The jury of "Festival del Chianti", divided into three committees of taste has declared the victory with unique opinion of our wine as the best Chianti in the province of Pisa.
A great opportunity because the quality of the wines in the competition was very good and growing steadily, just as you would expect from this area, particularly suited to Sangiovese.
"True works of art to celebrate precious bottles. In any case, the label must be a strong attraction and make the product recognizable and easy to remember. It must also be able to convey the passion behind the creation of a new wine." (cit.) In addition to labels of great value also that of Burchino Novello to give prestige to our work that also through this wine remains in constant contact with the art. Art highly regarded by all of us, inspiration and companion of our journey.
For us the environment is an heritage that must be protected even in the work of every day
The award recognizes the activities of a winery becoming increasingly attentive to the environment, as well as to the quality of its products. Among other things, the Castellani is the only winery in the province of Pisa to be awarded this year for the reporting of good practices in the Toscana Ecoefficiente award.
Article from the daily newspaper "Il Tirreno" dedicated to an important recognition for a winery that invests for environmental sustainability.
The Castellani winery received the reporting of good practices and the logo by the Regione Toscana in the Toscana Ecoefficiente award.
The Poggio al Casone vineyard is located on the first hills overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea in the municipality of Crespina, an ancient castle in the province of Pisa. In the heart of the vineyards are located the main villa and the old houses built during the Leopoldina era (circa 1800) and recently restored respecting their history, now set of the wine experimentation centre of the Castellani Family and of a renowned resort farmhouse.
Our wine "Fattoria di Travalda" has intense ruby colour. Bouquet, extraordinary floral components with intense notes of geranium and jasmine, red berries, toasted coffee, cinnamon and spices. Taste, rich and full bodied with silky tannins. Ideal with all Mediterranean dishes, roast, game meat and spicy cheese.
Crowdfunding means to launch a campaign via Internet in which you seek sponsors before starting with the realization.
Last year, in fact, Piergiorgio Castellani has already participated in the first phase of this project also by providing the location in one of the estates; and now supports the final stages again through crowdfunding.