If Italy were a boot, Basilicata would be the instep, right down in the deep south. The dominant grape variety here is Aglianico of which it makes some of the best examples in the peninsula, particularly from around Monte Vulture - an extinct volcano which has ideal growing conditions for this noble variety.
Richard Ballantyne MW
- Cantine del Notaio 2016 Basilicata Aglianico l'Atto£15.99 As low as £14.71Notaio's l'Atto is made from grapes grown in one of Southern Italy's most fascinating spots: Monte Vulture, an extinct... Learn More