De Conciliis – Donnaluna Aglianico

Producer: De Conciliis
Wine: Donnaluna Aglianico
Grape Variety: 90% Aglianico, 10% Primitivo
Production Zone: Alto Cilento
Altitude: 750 feet above sea level
Surface Area/Yield: 2.2 acres/Less than 1 ton per acre
Exposure: Southeast
Soil: Clay, tuff, mixed sand and rocks
Vinification & Aging: This Aglianico comes from 7-8 vineyards. Stainless steel tank fermentation for 20-30 days, followed by a 1-2 week maceration. Wine is aged in stainless steel and then released to the market after an additional 3 months bottle aging.
Production: 1,000 cases
Alcohol: 15%
Description: Dark ruby color with intense aromas of violets and licorice. On the palate, the wine is quite complex with a long, velvety finish. Drink now or cellar for 5 years.
Food Pairing: Game, roasts, meat ragu, pizza.
Donnaluna Aglianico