2008 Aglianico del Vulture

D'Angelo, Basilicata, Italy

Drinking 2017

PRICE TYPE

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Bottle 75cl

Single bottle£14.14

Tasting Notes

Hailing from the mineral rich soils of Basilicata owing to the ancient volcano here, this wine displays wild berries, forest floor and a distinct mineral quality on the nose. A relatively high altitude leads to very fresh acidity and lively tannins. Deliciously crunchy red fruits, cranberry, liquorice and delicate savoury characters, all lead into a wonderfully fresh and mineral finish.

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D'Angelo

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REGION

Basilicata, Italy

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