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Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG

Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG is a unique and exciting Italian red wine. It offers an intense ruby-red color with aromas of ripe black cherries, plums and spices. On the palate, it has a full body with flavors of raspberries, cherries and hints of licorice. The finish is long and persistent with velvety tannins. This special wine is made from 100% Aglianico grapes that have been aged for at least 24 months in oak barrels before being bottled. Enjoy this extraordinary Italian red to experience its complex character!

Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG

What Makes This Wine Popular?

Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG is a popular wine for its deep, rich taste and powerful bouquet. It's made from Aglianico grapes grown in the rocky volcanic soils of the hillsides of Campania in southern Italy. Its intense ruby red color, full-bodied flavor and long finish make it an ideal accompaniment to meat dishes, game and aged cheeses. The complexity of its flavor and aroma make it a favorite for many wine lovers who appreciate its unique character. Enjoy this timeless classic and experience why Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG is so popular!


A Little Trivia

Mastroberardino Winery is one of the oldest wineries in Italy, having been founded in 1750 by Pier Antonio Mastroberardino. The winery has a rich history and is now run by the ninth generation of the family! A unique fact about Mastroberardino is that they have their own archaeological museum on site which houses artifacts from Pompeii and other ancient sites.


History of This Wine

Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG is a wine with a long and storied history. It was first produced in the late 19th century by the Mastroberardino family, who have been making wines in Campania since 1750. The wine is made from 100% Aglianico grapes, which are grown on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius and harvested by hand.

The Mastroberardino family has been producing this wine for over a century, and it has become one of Italy's most renowned wines. The vintage years that are particularly noteworthy include 1971, 1975, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000 and 2005. In particular, the 1971 vintage was awarded a Gold Medal at the International Wine Challenge in London and is considered to be one of the best vintages ever produced.

In 2003, Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG was awarded DOCG status (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita), which is Italy's highest classification for quality wines. This recognition further cemented its place as one of Italy's finest wines.


What To Serve With This Wine?

Mastroberardino Radici from Taurasi DOCG is a full-bodied red wine with notes of ripe red and black fruits, spices, and tobacco. It pairs well with dishes such as grilled steak, roasted lamb, game meats, rich tomato sauces, and aged cheeses. Grilled vegetables like eggplant, peppers, and zucchini also pair nicely with this robust wine.


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