“CUNTO” Pallagrello Nero IGT, Fattoria Alois (2017) - Campania
Grape : Palagrello Nero.
Pallagrello Nero is a wine variety mainly grown in Campania. This autochthonous variety declined sharply during the 19th century due to the phylloxera epidemic and the economic destruction of the Second World War. This variety was extinct for some time until it was rediscovered in a old Campanian vineyard. floral aromas of violet and geranium, fruity and spicy notes, black pepper and juniper. The palate with medium structure, excellent tannic component and a soft and enveloping flavour. 12 months in oak barrels, 7 months in bottle.
Food Pairing : mushroom risottos, grilled red meats.