Castello di Radda is an estate winery in the commune of Radda-in-Chianti in the Chianti Classico DOCG region of Tuscany, Italy. It makes red wines under the Chianti Classico DOCG.

Owner: The Beretta family (as in the firearm). The Beretta family also own the Orlandi Contucci Ponno estate in Abruzzo.

Staff: Consultant: Maurizio Castelli (2018).

Terroir: Vines in one spot. 500 metres. Marne. Clay mainly, plus sand.

Vineyards: 2018 30 hectares in production plus 6 hectares of newly planted vines.

Organic certification: 2021 First vintage with full organic certification.

Red wines

Chianti Classico DOCG, Castello di Radda: 2016 90% Sangiovese, 10% Colorino and Canaiolo. Light sour cherry, crisp and clean (Anteprima 2019). | 2018 Soft, bricky, nice tannins (2020 Anteprima).

Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Castello di Radda: 2013 100% Sangiovese. | 2015 100% Sangiovese. Aged 80% in old oak, 20% new.  

Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione, Castello di Radda: 2014 100% Sangiovese.

Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione, Vigna Il Corno: It was called Il Corno until 2014, then from 2015 it became Vigna Il Corno: 2010 Not made. | 2011 Not made. | 2013 Not made. | 2014 100% Sangiovese. Clear, savoury, nice crunch (2020 Anteprima). | 2015 Very smooth, plenty of fruit, well integrated tannins (2020 Anteprima).

Contact

Castello di Radda

Localita Il Becco, I-53017 Radda in Chianti (SI = Siena), Italy

Tel+39 0577 738992 | www.castellodiradda.com