This is a truly delicious white made from one of the most ancient grape varieties on the Italian peninsula. Over two thousand years ago the Greeks brought their vine cuttings to the coastal settlements of Italy and among them was Greco bianco whose finest expression comes from vineyards planted in Campania near Mount Vesuvius. Straw-yellow in color this refreshing white shows intense aromas of apricots, citrus and tropical fruits complemented by notes of tree fruits and nuts. On the palate, zesty acidity combined with a rich mouth-feel give an overall impression of complexity and finesse. An excellent alternative to Pinot Grigio, drink this with appetizers, delicate fish and salads, as well as an aperitif.
|The world of wine is not a simple, one-dimensional world. It is a world in which generations try to understand each other and at the same time offer their own contribution. This is a heritage which grows slowly and ponderously, learning from mistakes and difficulties, taking the royal road where possible, which is hardly ever the quickest path. This heritage involves accepting events extensively, without submitting to the siren call of immediate results, affecting the day-to-day work whilst respecting the coherence of the greater vision. All this, and many more great, unlimited factors, lead the members of the Mastroberardino family to see themselves as interpreters, who receive a testimony and in turn pass it on. Aware of this, they see their role as being merely as a component of a harmonious process, in which all parts become an indivisible whole, in reverence to the cultural message which this long history embodies and bequeaths…...