Often called the Barolo of the South. The Greeks introduced Aglianico into Campania and it spread to Basilicata and Puglia. It makes full-bodied, well structured and generous wines that age gracefully. Taurasi DOCG and Aglianico del Vulture DOC are certainly the two quality leading regions..
One of the truly great regions of the South and steeped in wine history. Fiano di Avellino, Sannio, Taurasi and Greco di Tufo are all quality appellations. Therefore they should be household names. They were in the distant past. These sun-baked vineyards offer so much to wine lovers.