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Falerno del Massico

DOC area for white and red wines in the Italian region Campania, The zone on the slopes of the eponymous Monte Massico includes the municipalities Carinola, Cellole, Falciano del Massico, Mondragone and Sessa Aurunca in the province of Caserta. From here came one of the best known ancient wines, the "wine of the Caesars" - the Falernian, The Bianco must have at least 85% Falanghina contain. The Rosso (also as Riserva ) will be out Aglianico (about 60%), Piedirosso (max 40%) and other approved varieties (max 15%). The red wine Primitivo (also known as Riserva or Vecchio ) is made from Primitivo = Tribidrag (to 85%), as well as in any mixture of Aglianico, Piedirosso and Barbera (max 15%) blended. If the grapes come from classified vineyards, can Vigna followed by the layer name.

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