Casaloste is a wine farm in the hills of Panzano in Chianti, one of the most prestigious locations in the Chianti Classico region, halfway between Florence and Siena. The farm extends for 18 hectares of which 10 hectares of D.O.C.G vineyard and 2 hectares of D.O.P. olive trees. The owners Giovanni Battista d'Orsi, agronomist and oenologist, and his wife Emilia follow the activities personally.

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2016
Rich ruby colour with a nose of black cherry and spice. Quite intense, medium bodied palate, with ripe red and black fruits balanced by fine acidity and full, ripe tannins. Very long and elegant.
Item Number: 31497
Case: $227.40

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2015
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94“A beauty, silky and packed with dark cherry, leather, iron and earth aromas and avors. Harmonious and long, with a well-integrated structure and a mineral-tinged aftertaste. Drink now through 2029”

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2014
Chianti Classico Casaloste is a red wine made mainly from Sangiovese grapes. Aged in French oak barrels of 25 and 35 liters and in barriques for a period of about 12 months, it has an intense ruby color with notes of wild berries supported by the typical acidity of Sangiovese and long and elegant

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2013
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92"A beautiful Chianti Classico with precision and clarity. Full body, ripe and rich dark fruit character and a long and silky finish. Very fine and tight. Made from organically grown grapes. Drink or hold."

Casaloste Don Vincenzo Gran Selezione Riserva 2009
95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 Notes 1: "A structured red with blackberry, mineral, iron and walnuts. Full-bodied, structured, chewy and fruity. Intense and beautiful. I love the tension and richness. Drink or hold." Notes 2: This is a rich red with cherry, light mushroom and bark character. Full body,

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2011
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 This is fresh and focused, offering cherry, strawberry, plum, tar and leafy, tobacco elements. The tannins are on the rustic side, but this shows personality, finishing long. Best from 2017 through 2025. 2,083 cases made. –BS  " The Chianti Classico Casaloste is an intense ruby

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2010
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92  "This is a wine with dried meats, berries and earth. Full body, velvety tannins and a beautiful fruit intensity. Energetic red. Always an excellent Chianti Classico. Made from organically grown grapes. "  " The Chianti Classico Casaloste is an intense ruby red wine. On the

Casaloste Chianti Classico 2009
90  James Suckling 
Wine Spectator 90 "The fruit is exotic, like macerated blueberry and black currant, with hints of underbrush and tar. Firm, compact even, with dusty tannins carrying the finish. Patience required. Best from 2013 through 2024. 224 cases imported."~BS  James Suckling 90 "Delicious red, with milk