Wine Feudi di San Gregorio, Aglianico del Vulture DOC
Reviews of purchase Feudi di San Gregorio, Aglianico del Vulture DOC
Wine red ruby color with purple highlights.
Wine with soft tannins and dense features an elegant, very expressive, smooth and generous taste, in which the tone of black berries and fruit intertwined with hints of herbs, minerals, smoke and spice. The attractive finish guessed light vanilla and balsamic notes.
Complex, multifaceted wine bouquet reveals aromas of fruit jam, ripe cherry, plum and blackberry, which is gradually enriched with hints of spice and toast.
Wine will be perfect pair with game, roasted red meats and pizza.
Aglianico grapes called the most noble grape variety in the south of the country, which is among the best Italian red grape varieties. Aglianico del Vulture - a high-end wine. It created more than 30 years and with each harvest wine deserves increasing attention as demanding critics and consumers in many countries around the world. This wine has gained status as one of the best in all of Italy, has been dubbed the "Southern Barolo". Interestingly, the grapes for "Aglianico del Vulture" is grown on the slopes of the extinct volcano of the same name vultures. Maceration and fermentation of the wine takes place in wooden vats, and the shutter speed for 18 months - in barrels of medium roast Allier French oak. After bottling, the wine is refined further 8 months. Precisely because of such a process of vinification, "Aglianico del Vulture" is balanced and harmonious wine, worthy of storing a centuries-old tradition of wine-making region of Campania.
Founded in 1986, the winery Feudi di San Gregorio has become a symbol of rebirth wines of southern Italy and the culture of drinking in general. Keeping traditions, farming is constantly in search of new terroirs beautiful, new grape varieties, improved methods of winemaking. Feudi di San Gregorio appreciate autochthonous varieties of southern Italy, such as Aglianico, Fiano di Avellino and Greco di Tufo, investing in land and centuries-old traditions of viticulture Irpinia, giving the future a unique natural heritage area. Irpinia - a land of ancient traditions of winemaking, vineyards here peacefully coexist with fruit trees, forests, olive groves and fragrant herbs. In other words, the vines in Irpinia always been part of life in the region.
Originally vineyards Feudi di San Gregorio were in Sorbo Serpico, which to this day is a winery management. But gradually joined plots in Tufo, Santa Paolina and Taurasi, lying on the hills at an altitude of 350 to 700 meters above sea level. At present, the area of vineyards increased from 30 to 300 hectares. In addition to the areas in Campania, the farm has a beautiful vineyards in Puglia and Basilicata. In 2004 was built another building of the winery, which is the result of a research project aimed at bringing together the depth of tradition and modern approaches to the production of wines.