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Fattoria La Rivolta

The winery is located in the municipality of Torrecuso (province of Benevento) in the Italian region Campania, The more than 100 years old family business is run today by Paolo Cotroneo. The winemaker is Vincenzo Mercurio, oenologist Giuseppe Tribuno. The modern restored wine cellar dates back to the end of the 18th century. The vineyards cover 29 hectares of vines on limestone and clayey volcanic rock soils. They are planted with the red varieties Aglianico, Greco Nero and Piedirosso, and with the white varieties Coda di Volpe Bianca, Falanghina, Fiano and Greco Bianco. Since the year 1998 in vineyard and cellar according to the guidelines of organic agriculture ICEA certification worked. In the vinification great emphasis is placed on variety and Weinbergstypizität. It will be the DOC / DOCG wines Sannio and Aglianico del Taburno, as well as various IGT wines produced. The flagship is the DOCG wine "Terra di Rivolta" Aglianico del Taburno Riserva (18 months barrique, 18 months bottle). Every year around 150,000 bottles of wine are produced, of which 30% are exported, including overseas to the USA, Canada and Japan.

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