Piano di Montevergrine DOCG

Feudi di San Gregorio

Pronunciation
Pea ah no dee Monty veraginay
Year
2014
Type
Red
Winery
Feudi di San Gregorio
Region
Campania
Oenologist
Giuseppe Mongeluzzo and winemaking consultant Riccardo Cotarella

Overview

Many authorities on Italian wines have referred to Aglianico as the Barolo of the south. Taurasi is a top expression of Aglianico, a grape of ancient Hellenic roots. Taurasi is well suited to long ageing.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
Aglianico 100%
Vinification
Very rigourous grape selection from single vineyard fruit, vinification in s s tanks, then into oak for malolactic fermentation.
Aging
18 to 24 months in French barriques and 50hl barrel of medium toast
Alcohol
14%
| Appearance
Lovely ruby red
| Aroma
Blackberry, plum and sour black cherry; a balsamic note, spices.
| Taste
Soft, captivating, mineral and balanced with elegant tannins and a persistent finish.
| Serving Suggestions
Perfect with game, strong aged cheeses, roast and grilled lamb.

Piano di Montevergrine DOCG

Suggested Retail:
$80.00
CSPC#:
715828
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6