The ancient ‘Greco’ vine was imported from the Hellenes before the building of Rome. Today the vine is grown on sunny hill slopes, its main town is Tufo in the northern hills of Avellino. A balanced and versatile wine, with a dry and soft taste. It has an intense straw yellow colour and apricot, pear and almond scents. It has a fine aromatic intensity.
Classification: DOCG white
Type of grape: 100% Greco
Soil features: clayey – calcareous
Cultivation system: espalier
Harvest period: Late October
Yield per hectare: 80 quintals
Vinification: ‘in bianco’ at a controlled temperature, soft grape pressing, and refinement in bottle.
Serving temperature: 10°C
Food match: it is ideal with fish dishes, seafood, cheeses, white meats.
Marina Cavallone –
Vino ottimo e gradevole che si accompagna benissimo sia con pesce che con carne.