In the area of Taurasi, in San Mango sul Calore, Antico Castello preserves the Irpinia winemaking tradition by innovating it with modern technologies. A union between modernity and tradition, between passion for the land and entrepreneurial vision of wine.
Antico Castello wants to be contemporary in the image without departing from the identity of a welcoming, smiling and industrious Irpinia.
First vintage: 2002
Municipality of the vineyards: San Mango sul Calore (AV)
Location: Fontana del Bosco
Type: Red DOP
Grapes: 100% Aglianico
Production area: corporate vineyards, selected grapes in Fontana del Bosco, North - South exposure
Land: clayey-calcareous, altitude 400 m above sea level
Harvest period: first decade of November
Vinification: manual harvesting of the grapes. Fermentation in steel at controlled temperature and aging of 9 months in oak barrels of 25/50 hl.