Caudium was the capital of Sannio, a shrine which still occupies the current acropolis fortified with a castle by the Lombards. Vine cultivation dates back to Crete, about 3500 years ago. The soils are varied, limestone and marble, sandstone and marl, clay and stone materials. Aglianico is the oldest vine in the world greek, red for excellence, used to the best wines greek-Roman.
Maceration at a controlled temperature. Aging in French oak barriques of second passage roasted strong media for some months. Next aging in bottle.
Dark red. Aromas of blackberries, blueberries, jams of red plums. Thick, fleshy, persistent.
The label manufacturing Giustiniani of Naples, the most important ceramics factory in Europe in 1700. The Aglianico del Taburno is very particular to the soils of the mountain, a middle-level consistency between Vesuvius and the Dolomites . In fact, its rocks are dolomite.
|Production area||Taburno, Benevento|
|Ground type||Clay and limestone|
|Altimetry||984/1574 feet above s.l.|
|Harvest||Manual. First week of November|
|Annual production||10000 bottles|
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Iovi Tonan, Aglianico del Taburno Docg 2014, awarded in the wreaths of the Wines of Italy 2018 wines. A mountain alani, all in purity, with a first aging of 18 months in barriques and a succession of 12 in bottles.