Video: Our first 25 years

It’s been just over a month since we opened our doors to the national and international press to celebrate our first 25 years of history. Two intense days in which we had the pleasure of sharing our territory with them at 360 degrees, revealing not only the soul of Flegrean wine, but also telling us […]

Pozzuoli: Love, Lava & Wine By Tony Adamic – I love this place

PART 1: Campi Flegrei—Phlegrean Fields (meaning “Flaming Fields”) is massive dormant volcano area under Pozzuoli, just west of Naples. The area comprises two dozen craters and one third of it lies under the sea and there is over a million people who living in the area. The area is also known for its indigenous grape […]

Italian Wine Podcast

Ep. 1298 in which Marc Millon interviews Cristina Varchetta of the Cantine Astroni  in Naples

Gambero Rosso International: Campi Flegrei Piedirosso Tenuta Camaldoli Ris. 2017.

DESCRIPTION VINEYARD | Once a hunting reserve for the Bourbons and today a WWF Natural Park, the Astroni crater also baptises this beautiful reality located in the portion of the city of Naples that falls within the Campi Flegrei area. The vineyard is located on the southern slope of the Camaldoli hill, on loamy-sandy soils of […]

Naples’ Volcanic Wines

Around the ancient southern Italian town, unique native wines are made amid still-active volcanoes The first morning I woke in western Naples’ Campi Flegrei area, the view from my hotel terrace seemed paradisiacal. Looking down the verdant hillsides, I took in the late-summer panorama of the glistening Gulf of Naples framed by the islands Capri […]