Antyco – Taurasi DOCG 2017


The King

Talking about Irpinia, it is the most important wine of our land. The The enveloping and elegant flavor is reminiscent of strawberry jam and ripe plum, the orange reflections of its ruby red color are the snapshot of years of aging. Its warm scent reminds us that the ingredients of excellence are time and passion. Noble and elegant.

Pairing: Seasoned cheeses, Truffle, Porcini mushrooms, Ragù and dishes with a strong flavor, Roasted red meat and spicy dishes
Grapevine: Taurasi D.O.C.G. 100%
Production area: Montemarano (AV)
Exposure: southeast
Altitude: 450/500s.l.m
Density per Ha: 1100 plants per Ha
Breeding system: spalliera
Grape age: about 60 years
Yield per Ha: about 65/70 quintals
Harvest period: second week of November
Winemaking technique: classic vinification at controlled temperature, long maceration with the skins
Alcoholic strength: about 14%
Refinement: at least 18 months in oak barrels and 12 months in bottle
Color: intense ruby ​​red with orange reflections
Scents: ripe cherry, black cherries and red berries with a sweet spiciness, black pepper
Flavor: enveloping and elegant, it recalls strawberry jam, ripe plum with a spicy and persistent finish

750ml bottle