A pearl on a vineyards hill in Irpinia

If you are thinking about driving in a picturesque wine region in Italy off the beaten paths – and of course having a good wine tasting – I would suggest Irpinia. It’s a wonderful hill region, vineyards everywhere full of grapes for the Greco di Tufo, Fiano and Taurasi wines production (all DOCG quality). If…

The wonders of Taurasi wine

A full bodied wine called Taurasi is produced in the region around Avellino, Irpinia. Here are produced the best wines from Campania. It has been traditionally a region of very good wines, since ancient Greeks brought their grapes to their south Italian colonies. Since the 1950ies Irpinia has gained recognitions for the quality of its…