Definition of Classico in English:

Classico

Line breaks: Clas|sico
Pronunciation: /ˈklasɪkəʊ
 
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adjective

[postpositive]
(Of Italian wine) produced in the region from which the type takes its name, and thus of a higher standard than a regional wine without the designation: Chianti Classico
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  • The Chianti Classico wines have led the trend in richer and better-balanced wines.
  • Once these standards are met, the wine can be called Chianti Classico, and wear the seal of the Consortium.
  • Soave Classico and Valpolicella Classico come from the superior hillside vineyards and are usually far removed from the expressionless versions made from grapes grown on the valley floor.

Origin

Italian.

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