FIANO DI AVELLINO (DOC)
The role of the Irpinia, in the history of the wine-growing bell, was so remarkable that to the railway line Avellino - Rocchetta Sant'Antonio was given the name of "the wine's Railroad."
Completely surrounded from vineyards, the province tomb-been born offers wines of international fame as the Greek of Tufo, the Taurasi and the Fiano.
The Fiano of Avellino takes the name from the homonym vine, that the Latin called Vitis Apiana, thanks to the bees, particularly greedy of the sweetness of these grapes.
This wine very already appreciated' in the Middle Ages, it has a millennial origin. In the register of Fred II of Swabia, lived in the XIII century, and' annotated an order for three "corpses" of Fiano. Also Charles Di Angio' it had to love the good wine, to the point to install in his/her own real vineyard well 16.000 grapevines of Fiano.
Thanks to the wealth in sugars of this grape, in the zone an almost sweet foamy wine was drawn, very appreciated to popular level, but difficult to propose to the national and international market.
Years of experimentations have allowed to reach the production of the Fiano I dry, a wine of great elegance, end, from the intense perfume and harmonic taste that he/she remembers the toasted filbert.
Perfect as appetizer, finds good approaches with the more' refined base dishes of fish.
Zone of production: Some common ones next to Atripalda, in the province of Avellino.
Types: Calm from meal.
Alcoholic gradation: 11,5-12°.
Color: Yellow pale yellow middle sometimes also a load.
Perfume: Gently wine and thin.
Taste: Dry, of moderate acidity, of good body, round harmonic, with gradual memory to the toasted filbert.
Glass: For calm white wine.
Optimal age: 8-12 months
Temperature of service: 8-10°C.
Approaches: Soups of fish, light fishes, white meats.
[ANTICA HIRPINIA Soc. Coop. Agr. a r.l.]
[AZIENDA AGRICOLA COLLI IRPINI S.r.l.]
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