Vigneti del Vulture Pipoli Greco Fiano 2019  £11.95

Enlarge Image
In Stock750ml White Wine1 - 5
  • Description
  • Reviews (1)
  • Q&A
Vigneti del Vulture Logo


Valentino Sciotti (of Vesevo, Gran Sasso and other Farnese estates) took over this small co-operative in Basilicata in Acerenza in the heart of the Aglianico del Vulture zone in 2008. Consultant winemaker Alberto Antonini works with Manuel Barbone, and together they manage to capture the character of the grapes and the zone superbly in the bottle.

The low trained vineyards are situated on the volcanic slopes of Mount Vulture at altitudes of up to 800 metres. The long slow growing season, due to the high altitude of the vineyards, ensures that Vulture is one of the last areas in Italy to harvest, so late ripening native grapes such as Greco, Fiano and Aglianico are ideally suited to the poor soils of this zone.

Winter saw cold temperatures and frequent rains. The beginning of the growing season was marked by abundant rains, followed by a hot and dry period. The harvest was abundant; the hillsides gave lower quantities of very high quality grapes, whilst the lower lying vineyards produced higher quantities than usual.

The grapes were gently crushed and fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks at 10°C. All handling of the juice is done in an oxygen free environment in order to preserve the fresh aroma of this wine. The wine is aged in stainless steel tanks on its lees.

Pale lemon in colour, with perfumes of tropical fruit and a touch of vegetal notes. Rich yet fresh with a lime zest character, which comes from the Greco fruit, balancing the richness.


Our Best Selling Vigneti del Vulture Italian Wine
Loading ...
Our Best Selling Italian Wine
Loading ...
Also Bought
Neropasso Originale Veneto Rosso 2017 by BiscardoPicpoul de Pinet 2019 by Domaine de MontredonChateauneuf du Pape La Crau 2017 by Vieux Telegraphe
Biscardo Neropasso Originale Veneto Rosso 2017
RRP £11.95
Save 8%
Domaine de Montredon Picpoul de Pinet 2019
RRP £12.95
Save 8%
Vieux Telegraphe Chateauneuf du Pape La Crau 2017
Sancerre Silex 2018 by Domaine Michel GirardFantini Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2018 by FarneseMorellino di Scansano DOCG 2018 by Melini
Domaine Michel Girard Sancerre Silex 2018
RRP £20.95
Save 5%
Farnese Fantini Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2018
Melini Morellino di Scansano DOCG 2018
RRP £12.95
Save 15%
Alpha Colchagua Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 by MontesMarlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2019 by Mud HouseCorte Giara Pinot Grigio 2019 by Allegrini
Montes Alpha Colchagua Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
RRP £14.95
Save 3%
Mud House Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2019
RRP £11.95
Save 8%
Allegrini Corte Giara Pinot Grigio 2019
RRP £11.95
Save 8%