LA CORTE joins the Chianti Classico

Jul 1, 2021 | Uncategorized

The historic wine of Castello di Querceto, “La Corte”, joins the great family of the Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, after being part of the IGT family for more than 100 years.

The strong bond of the François with the Chianti Classico area and with the Consortium, that the family had helped found in 1924, led Alessandro to include this Sangiovese 100% among the excellence of this appellation.


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The first 60 years together

The first 60 years together

The 60th wedding anniversary of Alessandro François and Maria Antonietta Corsi was celebrated with a great party at Castello di Querceto. After the religious service, celebrated in the family chapel by the priest of Dudda, friends and relatives took part in the event...

The Castle bell restoration

The Castle bell restoration

The bell of the medieval tower of Castello di Querceto needed restoration, an intervention to let re-emerge its beautiful bronze. The bell was created by the Moreni family of Castelvecchio, an ancient artisan family specialized in bell casting. Their "know-how" was...