Tenuta Cavalier Pepe is located in the hearth of docg Campania Wines, Luogosano, Sant’Angelo all’Esca and Taurasi.
The Estate grows 40 hectares of vineyards and 1o of oliveyards, mainly a special local cultivar named Ravece,
Terroir lies on slopes of 350 to 500 mt. above sea level. vineyards’ exposure is mainly S/SE
Soils are clay like with calcareous and melt sandy layers.
Microclimate shows with sunny summers and cold winters . Average ventilation is good.
Autumn temperature excursions brings to slow ripening of Aglianico,so leading to late harvests, usually between mid October and first half of November. All red wines as well as Coda di Volpe grapes, are exclusively grown from company own vineyards.
Milena Pepe and family personally take care of vines growing, in cooperation with professionals. The main estate’s goal is to produce quality grapes in order to obtain quality wines with moderate yelds and limited soils treatments