The wine taste is Structured, tannic, soft, full-bodied flavours of black fruits, rose petal and tobacco. A dry long finish.
A ruby red colour wine with violet reflections.
Four star year considered very good.
Great little red with a strong personality. We would expect to pay double for a bottle of such quality. This is a bargain. MORE INFO
TCD Score: 85/100
This wine from the Campania region scores 85. The Irpinia Aglianico is traditionally the cheapest expression of the Aglianico grape but being a little more mellow than a full blown Taurasi isn't always a bad thing. This is a great table wine and works perfectly to compliment most meat and pasta dishes.
Typically soft and full with a light aftertaste of jam, pleasantly spiced.
Dark red ruby with garnet red tones.
Five star year - considered legendary
An outstanding year and a really special price for this Riserva from the Taurasi vineyards. The best "price to quality" wine on the website. Cannot be recommended highly... MORE INFO
TCD Score: 91/100
This Riserva scores a huge 91 points out of 100. Taurasi Riserva is a part of the Elite of Italian wines and would be in anyone's Top 10 Italian wines.
Colle di San Domenico
The precise geographical location of Chiusano San Domenico places it at the crossroads of one of the most interesting wine making realities of Campania, that is at the centre of that limited district where the vines reach the highest expression of quality. If, when producing wine, men make use of a natural element which changes into something new and unequalled like a work of art, it was natural to try and produce a little work of art here which respected the healty and genuine peasant traditions, the fruit of ancient experience handed down from generation to generation.
With this as its motive the company “Cantine Colle di San Domenico” could not deny the need for detailed research into the quality which unites al the phases of production; from the agricultural techniques, to the strict selections of grapes, to the wine making techniques enriched by modern methods of production which emphasise even more the intrinsic quality of the wines, and the storing of the product.
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