IT-MLT-01-16

Irpinia Aglianico 'Cinque Querce', Salvatore Molettieri

Irpinia Aglianico 'Cinque Querce', Salvatore Molettieri
  • 100% Aglianico
  • Calcareous clay soils
  • Maceration on the skins 10-12 days in steel
  • Aged in second use barrique, plus  ten months of in large Slavonian oak casks
  • Finished in the bottle for six months before release
  • 1,250 cases produced
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Italy
Region:
Campania
Appellation:
Irpinia
Variety:
Aglianico
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Press & Reviews

James Suckling

Score:
93
Date:
2020-12-08
Review:
Fresh and ripe blueberries and blackberries on the nose with some cedar and licorice. Citrus peel and black pepper, too. It’s full-bodied with juicy layers of fruit and spice, framed by silky tannins. Fresh finish. Drink or hold.

Vinous Media

Score:
N/A
Date:
1970-01-01

Wine & Spirits

Score:
90
Date:
2021-06-01