Aglianico 'Janare Lucchero' La Guardiense 2017

The Aglianico “Lucchero” is an intense, rich and structured red wine from Sannio, aged in oak barrles from Allier. It has a rich aromatic profile with scents of cherries, red fruits, dried flowers and sweet spices. On the palate it is structured, warm, smooth and full-bodied

9.90 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Sannio DOC

Grape varieties

Aglianico 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Campania (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Cultivated according to the Guyot system at 250-300 m above sea level in Sannio Beneventano area

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation in steel tanks with maceration on the skins for 18 days and malolactic fermentation in French tonneaux

Aging

6 months in tonneaux from Allier

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Luca Maroni
2016
92 / 100
Vitae AIS
2015
Gambero Rosso
2015
2 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 4-5 years

RED WINE AGLIANICO 'JANARE LUCCHERO' LA GUARDIENSE 2017 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense ruby red with purple tints

Scent Rich, fruity and spicy, with notes of red fruits, cherries, dried flowers and sweet spices

Taste Intense, warm, full-bodied and structured, rich in fruity aromas and with smooth tannins

producer: La Guardiense

Main wines
Falanghina, Fiano, Aglianico
Foundation year
1960
Hectares of vineyards
1500
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
5.000.000 bt
Enologist
Marco Giulioli, Riccardo Cotarella
Address
Loc. Santa Lucia, 104/105 - 82034 Guardia Sanframondi (BN)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese