AGLIANICO DEL BENEVENTANO 2021
Appearance: Dark, deep, rub red, with clear purplish tones.
Nose: This wine is clear and complex, with enjoyable hints of cherry and red berries fragrance, followed by a marked vanilla and spicy note.
Palate: Excellent mouth entry, elegant and warm, sapid and full bodied. Good length and persistence that leaves an enjoyable soft sensation and a pleasant mouth which asks for another sip. With nuances of cherry,plum and spice.
Food Pairing: Aglianico combines very well with all roasted red meats and aged cheeses.
About the wine: Scarcely known outside southern Italy , but Aglianico is one of Italy’s noble grapes which ranks alongside Barolo in quality and why it is often referred to as the Barolo of the south.
Winemaker: Cantina Tombacco
Country: Beneventano, Campania, Italy
Grape Variety: Aglianico