Daniel Bjugstad

  • Irpinia: The Heart of Campania

    The region of Irpinia has no political lines to define, but culturally and geologically, it is distinct within Campania. Set off from the Mediterranean in the Apennine foothills, the DOCGs of Taurasi, Greco di Tufo, and Fiano di Avellino offer a treasure trove of indigenous grapes.

    The different geological and climatological factors of these regions have long been known by locals, but only now are their effects beginning…

    • Jan 20, 2017