The summer wine of Tenuta Cavalier Pepe
Tenuta Cavalier Pepe is located in the hearth of Campania Docg wines, called Irpinia, around 3 villages; Luogosano, Sant’Angelo all’Esca and Taurasi.
The vineyards of the estate Cavalier Pepe extend into the hills from Taurasi Lapio Sant’Angelo all’Esca in Fontanarosa 40 hectares of vineyards and 5 hectares of olives. The Taurasi hill is a land dedicated to the fine wines that make the noble, the character and identity of indigenous grape varieties: Aglianico, Greco di Tufo, Fiano di Avellino and coda di volpe.
Milena Pepe and her family personally take care of vines’ growth, with the help of some professionals.
The estate’s main goal is to produce quality grapes in order to obtain quality wines with limited soils treatments.
The Refiano, Fiano di Avellino Cavalier pepe estate, is an instant wine to be consumed young, it keeps all its freshness and floral bouquet. The nose is fresh and immediately has an incredible outfit fruity pear, wild herbs and fennel. In the mouth the freshness pervades and fruity aftertaste, make it even more enjoyable. It’s an ideal wine for the table with fish vegetables and grilled tomatoes.
This is an intense wine, clean and refined a golden yellow with yellow shades. The nose gives off hints of pear and citrus fruits, hawthorn and broom. In the mouth it is very fresh and soft with a good body. It striking for its persistence with hints of apple and peach. Its aging takes place for 12 months in oak barrels and 10 months in bottle.
Regarding the table combinations is ideal with pasta with fish and mushrooms but also with shellfish grilled white meat and caciocavallo cheese.
You can find Tenuta Cavalier Pepe in Belgium at:
Avenue Du Castel 99
1200 Waluwe – Saint Lambert ( Bruxelles)
tel. 0032 22162124; 0032 475780714