Feudi di San Gregorio, 'Trigaio', Aglianico, Avellino, Campania, Italy
One of the main protagonists in the renaissance of Southern Italian wines, Feudi di San Gregorio has carved out a reputation for making truly world-class wines in less than 30 years. The beautiful Feudi di San Gregorio vineyards are spread out over lush and gentle hills in Sorbo Serpico, about an hour from Naples and Mount Vesuvius. The soils are uniquely volcanic, sandstone and marl. Each vineyard is closely monitored with a meteorological station, and the technologies of the new state-of-the-art wine cellar ensures that each vintage comes as close to perfection as possible. This wonderful local grape variety produces aromas of red fruits such as cherries and raspberries on the nose follow through onto the palate, which is medium to full bodied and well balanced with great freshness.