Vigna Andrea Taurasi DOCG - 2015
Vigna Andrea is a challenge started in 2000, which follows the quality level of the other wines in this producer's portfolio. 100% Aglianico grapes, rich red ruby color with the unique complexity of a single vineyard wine.
Colli di Lapio is situated 480 m above sea level and it has a dry and breezy climate ideal for winegrowing. In the 18th century, many small family owners grew Fiano grapes, including the Romano family. Then Clelia Romano established the winery in 1994 in Lapio, this commune produces wine based on the Fiano and Aglianico variety under the appellation of Fiano di Avellino DOCG and Taurasi DOCG but they have also vines in Tufo where it is located the area Greco di Tufo DOCG district, these are the most astonishing wine area of southern Italy.
Concentrate ruby red. Dark cherry, plums, smoke, cedar, spice notes as black pepper, and cloves. Rich palate with very well-integrated tannins. Vibrant fruit with blackberries and dark plum, bright acidity, long finish.
The wine has fermented in steel tanks and matured in barriques for 12 months.
|NAME:||Vigna Andrea Taurasi DOCG|
|PRODUCER:||Colli di Lapio|
|GRAPE VARIETY:||100% Aglianico|
|AGING:||Barriques for 12 months then 12 months in bottle|