Cantine Caggiano

Cantine Antonio Caggiano Taurasi

MEL – Raisin wine

Grape variety

(white grapes) Fiano di Avellino 70% Greco di Tufo 30%

Production area

Land placed in areas where the DOCG, Greco di Tufo and Fiano di Avellino are traditionally produced.

Altitude

400 m above sea level

Soil type

Clay – Limestone mix

Cultivation system

Cordone speronato

Density of vines in plants/hectare

3500 plants

Yield for hectare 

55 quintals 

Harvesting period

Mid October

Vinification process

The grapes, after the late harvest are dried on “graticci” and the juice is fermented in stainless steel at controlled temperatures.

Ageing process: in the barriques for a period of 10-12 months

Organoleptic Characteristic

A gold colour. Sweet whit a long lasting aroma of honey, dried apricot and candied citrus fruit.

DOC e DOCG, great red wines of the land of Taurasi
The great white wines of Cantine Caggiano
Great grappa from great vines