Wine Feudi di San Gregorio, "Lacryma Christi" Rosso, Vesuvio DOC, 2012
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Reviews of purchase Feudi di San Gregorio, "Lacryma Christi" Rosso, Vesuvio DOC, 2012
Wine, ruby-red color.
Pitka, balanced taste wine with soft tannins fill the notes of plum, wild berry, spice and smoke.
The aroma of wine guessed notes of ripe red fruits and spices with a dominant pinks.
The wine is in harmony with grilled meat and barbecue dishes, served with stewed meat, pasta and risotto. Recommended in combination with creamy cheeses.
Grapes for wine "Lacrima Christi" Russia has grown on the slopes of one of the largest volcanoes in Europe. Top autochthonous varieties - Pedirosso and Aglianico - gave birth to red wine "Lacryma Cristi". Fermentation and fruit maceration took place in stainless steel tanks for 2-3 weeks at a controlled temperature of 16-18 ° C. Extract of wine in stainless steel tanks lasted 4 months.
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.
Initially, 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.