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Antico Castello


Apply: Chiara Romano
Wine areas:
Fiano Di Avellino (DOCG)
Greco Di Tufo (DOCG)
Irpinia (IGT)
Taurasi (DOCG)
Foundation year: 2006
Winemaker: Francesco Romano
Vine variety: Aglianico, Fiano, Greco e Falanghina
Hectare: 10
Number of bottles produced/year: 40000
Most important labels:
Taurasi DOCG
Taurasi Riserva DOCG
Magis - Irpinia Aglianico DOP
Orfeo - Irpinia Fiano DOP
Demetra - Irpinia Falanghina DOP

In Taurasi area, in San Mango sul Calore, Antico Castello winery preserves traditional winemaking, with new technologies. Chiara & Francesco Romano have chosen with love and bravery to stay in Irpinia and share their feeling of belongingness with their parents, by working in the family winery. A combination of modernity and tradition, passion for the land and entrepreneurial vision of wine. Antico Castello wants to show the modern side of Irpinia, together with the welcoming, smiling and active identity of this land

How to get

From Napoli or Bari: highway A16 exit Avellino Est, turn on SS7 to Naples up to take the so-called Ofantina (state road). Go Ahead for 15 km, following direction to Paternopoli/Luogosano and take the exit POPPANO

Wine Tasting: yes
Oil Tasting: yes
Purchase products in the cellar: yes
Purchase products online: yes
Disabled accessibility: yes
Coach parking: yes
Other services: wine tasting, brunch, cooking class
Apply: Chiara Romano
Language spoken: Italian, English