Winery: Terre Stregate
Grape Varietals: 100% Aglianico Beneventano
Aglianico is Campania's Big Red Wine , The Barolo of the South
Location: Colline Guardiesi, Campania
Profile: Deep red color, smell of berries and plums, tasting notes of liquorice and black pepper. The taste is enveloping with soft and silky tannins.
Winery: Terre stregate, is a prestigious agricultural company that produces biological oils and excellent wines, it arises among the Guardia Sanframondi hills, ancient village of the Sannio Beneventano full of history and traditions. In this magic place, still animated by the osco- sannite populations that lived here, the ancient art of viticulture and olive cultivation is passed on from generation to generation keeping immutated all its ritual fashion. Terre stregate is one of the winery companies in the Sannitic territory that can claim a thousand years old tradition: its 25 hectares of vines extend along the sweet slopes of the Matese overlooking the Telesina valleys and the Calore river.
Terroir: Mostly sand rich soil with pebble and clay.
Serving: Best served at approx. 16° C (61° F)
Pairings: Beef and venison