Discover Chianti

Chianti topics of interest and background information to help you learn more about it


Festivals, holidays, traditions, and other events in Chianti


A brief summary of the history of Chianti


How do you define "Chianti Classico"


A brief history of Florence and Tuscany, from prehistoric times to the 21C

Portrait of Georges Seurat in 1888

Art and architecture in Italy


From ancient Romans, Greeks, and Etruscans to the Renaissance to World War II, a brief primer on Italian history


The mysteries of the metric system


Famous people throughout Italian history