RADICI TAURASI RISERVA
Name

RADICI TAURASI RISERVA

Year
2011
Blend
AGLIANICO
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The Taurasi Riserva "Radici" of the Campania cellar Mastrobernardino is an intense and deep red, which originates in the splendid land of Irpinia. In the coolest and most continental area of ​​Campania, Agliano expresses the best of its potential, with wines that manage to marvelously combine elegance and power, aromatic richness and extraordinary longevity. It is these characteristics that make Taurasi one of the most important red wines of our peninsula, capable of giving great emotions. After a long aging in wood, which helps to tame its youthful exuberances, the Taurasi Riserva reveals an austere and refined charm, with aromas of dried flowers, aromatic herbs, red fruit and spices. Its length and gustatory complexity recommend its pairing with stewed red meats or game.

The Taurasi Riserva "Radici" is one of the most famous bottles of this important and large Irpinia winery. The Mastroberardino family has been involved in viticulture since the late nineteenth century and today manages a vineyard park of over 250 hectares in the Avellino area. Always faithful to the history and traditions of the area, it has had the great merit of believing in the potential of the autochthonous Aglianico, Fiano, Falanghina and Greco vines in unsuspected times, with great consistency and tenacity. It was among the most important figures in the rebirth of southern Italy wine thanks to a constant commitment to a continuous search for quality. Its wines are an authentic expression of the best characteristics of the Irpinia area, a synthesis of history, culture and passion.

The "Radici" Taurasi Riserva of Mastrobernardino is a reference label for anyone who has the desire to know the evolution potential of Aglianico. Born from the desire to create a great red capable of defying time, today it is a wine that has carved out the appreciation of the most demanding enthusiasts. At the end of the classic red vinification with maceration on the skins, the wine ages for 30 months in barriques and large oak barrels. It is ruby ​​red in color with garnet hues. On the nose it expresses intense aromas of small berries, cherry, nuances of dried flowers, oriental spices and noble woods. The sip is deep, long, with lively tannins and a mouth center of good complexity. The closure is fresh and savory, with a return on spicy sensations.