Mastroberardino is one of the leading wineries in all of Italy with a winemaking history which dates back to the early 18th century, and which is largely responsible for the viticultural success of Campania's remote Irpinia area. The family first established itself in the town of Atripalda, some 30 km from Naples in the
The name Lacrimarosa (translated pink tear) comes from the method of gently pressing the grapes in order to give the wine a slight pink color and a beautiful range of aromas and flavors. Made from 100% Aglianico grapes, this wine is vinified and then aged in stainless steel tanks. This wine is light pink in color with a fruity yet delicate bouquet of white peaches, honey, strawberries, raspberries, peonies, and currants. shadow of the infamous Mt. Vesuvius. Since then, ten generations have cultivated the neighboring land, maintaining their hard fought mission to protect the indigenous varieties and winemaking traditions. This is a complex wine that matches wonderfully with antipasti, risotto, pasta dishes with grilled vegetables, and white meats.