Important red wine whose vines grow on volcanic soils on the Taurasi hills. The name of this wine comes from
the 200-year-old vines from which we produce this wine. Bicento literally means “twice 100”.

NAME Bicento – Aglianico dei Campi Taurasini
APPELATION Denomination of controlled origin.
REGION Campania
GRAPE VARIETY Aglianico
GROWING AREA Taurasi
ALTITUDE 500 mt s.l.m.
TRAINING SISTEM Trellis system  with  spurred cordon.
SOIL COMPOSITION Volcanic soil
PERIOD OF HARVEST End of  October
WINEMAKING The grapes are harvested by hand and transported in small boxes of 20 Kg. They are subject to light pressing. Maceration for about 20 days in steel silos under the process of alcoholic fermentation. At the end of fermentation, the wine is separated from  grapes skins. Refining in new French oak barrel 225 hl for a period of 12 months.
FINING French oak barrel for 18 months.
ALCOHOL 14,50%
FOOD MATCHING Wine goes well with red meat dishes, game, aged cheeses, dishes prepared with meat sauce.
SERVING 
TEMPERATURE 18°
WINE 
CHARACTERISTICS The wine is very concentrated, the palate is dense. On the nose it has aromas of ripe red fruits, cherry, spices and Maiatica cherry. The barrel supports the aromas without covering it.

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Bicento – Aglianico dei Campi Taurasini D.O.C. – SHOP ON LINE