The wine cellar of Ristorante Le Contrade breaks with Chianti traditions in that it presents guests with a wine list of more than 100 wine brands of great quality and a variety of origins.
The careful selection is personally taken care of by chef Andrea Oppo, and our sommelier’s advice will match and bring out the quality of each dish to make your experience unforgettable.
Among the wines you can taste are the excellent local red wines such as Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Riserva, as well as the so-called “Chiantigiani” from local or international grapes.
The wine list features other amazing red wines from Tuscany too: Rosso di Montalcino, Morellino di Scansano, Bolgheri and other brands that have made Italian wine cellars renowned all over the world: Nero d’Avola, Dolcetto d’Alba, Lagrein, Barolo, Amarone della Valpolicella, Refoscolo, Cannonau, Traminer, as well as evocative international red wines such as Bordeaux, Bourgogne, Syrah d’Ogier.
The list of white wines will surprise guests too. It offers a variety of brands which ranges from local white wines – with Vermentino and Vernaccia standing out – to other national and international brands such as Falanghina, Ribolla Gialla,Riesling, Müller Thurgau, Schieferterrassen and others.
Spumanti, millesimati, Franciacorta, Prosecchi and Champagne excel among sparkling wines.
In conclusion, the great tradition from Italy and Tuscany plays again the main role among dessert wines: Rosato, Vin Santo, Moscato and the extraordinary Sauterne for lovers of international wines.