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 Burchino Estate covers approximately 37 hectares in the village of Terricciola, one of the best areas of the Pisan hills, in the Chianti area. The estate belongs to the Castellani Family since 4 generations; in the old cellar are still preserved documents of the early 1900s harvests.
We select our Montepulciano from hilly vineyards of the Abruzzo region, on terrains sloping down towards the sea. Intense ruby colour. Bouquet, ripe red fruit, violet, pink with liquorice spicy notes fruit and delicate flowery notes. Taste, robust warm-hearted glassful of black fruit, with a touch of wood smoke and tar.
What is the value of a memory? And if the memories of more people are added together to build a story? How beautiful and fascinating can be to save and pass on the memories related to the past and present history of a district? For us of the Castellani is really important.... then if these concepts become the soul of an initiative on a city district, how could we not be supportive?
Among the risks linked to air pollution should be added the one to have children with autism, syndrome with an alarming growth trend: to confirm this is the important study of the Harvard School of Public Health. Castellani Spa, which works and produces according to the principles of sustainable viticulture and spreading the ecological culture, has decided to support the association Autismo Pisa Onlus through a wine called "Rosso di Sera", produced and bottled in the maximum respect of the environment...