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Dodiciettari 1 Greco di Tufo - 2019
Greco di Tufo DOCG

Dodiciettari 1 Greco di Tufo - 2019
Wine Specs
Vintage
2019
Varietal
100% Greco
Appellation
Greco di Tufo DOCG
Vineyard Designation
Vigna dei Lupi
Harvest Date
Hand-harvested in the second half of October
Aging
Minimum 5 months or until March 1 after the harvest year. TBC
Alcohol %
13.5
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The pride and joy of the region stands out in a crowd. Complex, rich and unique, like the volcanic and clay soils from which she comes...

Wine Specs
Vintage
2019
Varietal
100% Greco
Appellation
Greco di Tufo DOCG
Vineyard Designation
Vigna dei Lupi
Harvest Date
Hand-harvested in the second half of October
Aging
Minimum 5 months or until March 1 after the harvest year. TBC
Alcohol %
13.5
Wine Profile
Wine Profile / Tasting Notes
Greco is arguably Campania’s most prestigious white grape, together with Fiano. The wine is delicate, fresh and well-balanced. Its aromas are fairly intense, with typical notes of citrus, yellow fruits, apricot and broom flowers. The taste is dry, delicate and harmonious with a pleasant almondy finish.
Vineyard Notes
Vineyard location: Santa Paolina in Avellino. Soil type: clay. Altitude: 400 meters above see level. Average age of vineyards: 25-50 years. Training system: Guyot. Density: 4.000 plants per hectare. Production: 50,000 kg per hectare.
Production Notes
Fermentation in stainless still vats at controlled temperature of about 16°. Minimum 5 months or until March 1 after the harvest year. TBC
Winemaker Notes
Greco di Tufo is a DOCG wine whose production is allowed in eight municipalities in the province of Avellino. The vine was brought in the province of Avellino, in the area of the municipality of Tufo by the Pelasgians of Thessaly (Northern Greece), in the first century BC “truly Greek wine was so valuable, that at banquets was paid only once” (Pliny the elder)
Food & Wine Pairing
Very good with raw fish. Exceptional with buffalo milk mozzarella.
More Information
Vigna dei Lupi was born in 2007 from a group of friends’ desire to invest time and resources into a project of excellence, unique for its quality and image. The winery is located in the Avellino province (Campania region – South of Italy). The estate extends for twelve hectares (= “DODICIETTARI”), of which nine planted with grapevines.
DOCG Imports association badges: Federazione Italiana Sommelier (Albergatori Ristoratori) & Conegliano Valdobbiadene - DOCG (Prosecco Superiore Dal 1876)
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