Sometimes called ‘the Barolo of the south’, Taurasi is rich, complex, tannic red made from the Aglianico grape on volcanic soils; this example is a powerful hit of red and black berries, liquorice, cranberry and vanilla.
Taurasi DOCG Vigna Macchia dei Goti
(red grapes) Aglianico di Taurasi 100%
Vineyards located in the country of Taurasi
350 m above sea level
Clay – Limestone mix
Density of vines in plants/hectare
Yield for hectare
End of October/Beginning of November
Fermentation in stainless steel at controlled temperature.
Ageing process: the wine is fined in barriques for a period of 12 – 18 months.
A strong ruby red colour. A fruitly smell, complex, bold, with e definite scent of black fruits of the forest.