Founded in 1935, this well-established family winery is one of the original quality producers of the Salento peninsula. Of the family's 600 hectares of land spread over three estates, vineyards cover 170 hectares, whilst the rest is planted with a plethora of other agricultural crops, including some of the oldest olive groves in the country.Sisters Vittoria and Maria Teresa, along with Francesco, Vallone own and run the estate - which was established by Vittoria and Maria Teresa's grandfather. They are supported by winemaker Dr. Graziana Grassini, a consultant with a degree in oenology from the University of Pisa, who works with some of the most prestigious family-owned wineries in Italy. The Vallone sisters produce wines consistently rated amongst the best in Puglia.
Agricole Vallone Appassimento 2018
Rich dark chocolate, black cherry and spiced tones. 100% Negroamoro- intense dark fruits with a lace of spicy aromatics. Balanced luxuriant, bitter-sweet fruits. Displays the warmth of the Puglian sun.
From a 10ha vineyard, fruit is late-harvested to allow drying on the vines for a couple of weeks and ferments and aging take place in concrete vat and stainless steel tank.