Cecchi Casa Vinicola | Merchant winegrowing business based in the commune of Castellina in Chianti in the Chianti Classico DOCG region of Tuscany, Italy. It is run by brothers Cesare and Andrea Cecchi (fourth generation). Their grandfather Luigi, a wine taster (or “palatista”, as the trade was then called), founded the business in 1893. 

Staff: Former general manager: Leonardo Raspini.

Interests: Castello di Montauto in San Gimignano (since 1989). | Tenuta Alzatura in Montefalco, Umbria (since 2000). | Tenuta di Famiglia Cecchi in Montalcino. | Val delle Rose in the Tuscan Maremma (since 1996). | Villa Cerna in Castellina in Chianti in Chianti Classico DOCG (since 1960 or 1962). I Tenuta Villa Rosa in Castellina-in-Chianti in the Chianti Classico DOCG.

Red wines

Brunello di Montalcino DOCG, CecchiNot tasted.

Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, Riserva di Famiglia2010 90% Sangiovese + 5% each Cabernet Sauvignon & Colorino. £8-14.99. Elegant red fruit, cranberries and mint, crisp and crunchy, firm centre, plenty of soft fruit around a firm core, good. 17 Points. Silver at DWWA 29th April 2013. | 2015 90% Sangiovese, 5% each Cabernet Sauvignon and Colorino

Coevo: The flagship family wine. The exact blend varies according to vintage. | 2006 Bottled. | 2007 Bottled. | 2009 Bottled. | 2010 60% Sangiovese, 20% Petit Verdot, 10% Merlot and 10% Cabernet. Sangiovese and Cabernet came from Castellina in Chianti, the Bordeaux grapes came from Cecchi’s estate in the Maremma. | 2011 Bottled. 2012 Not produced.

Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione, Valore di Famiglia | 2015 100% Sangiovese.

Toscana Rosso, Coevo | 2015 50% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot, 10% Petit Verdot

Contact

Cecchi Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi e Figli srl

Loc Casina dei Ponti, 56

I-53011 Castellina-in-Chianti (SI = Siena), Italy

Tel +39 0577.743024 | www.cecchi.net