2012 Benessere Vineyards Aglianico red wine

One of our recent Benessere Vineyards wine club shipments included a bottle of 2012 Aglianico.  Not knowing this varietal I had to research it. Aglianico (pronounced [aʎˈʎaːniko], roughly “ahl-YAH-nee-koe”) is a black grape grown in the southern regions of Italy, mostly Basilicata and Campania. The vine originated in Greece and was brought to the south of…