Fasulo rosso is a traditional red wine produced in the region of Basilicata, Italy. It can be found in various towns and communes of Basilicata, including Matera, Potenza, and Melfi. This wine is known for its rich flavor and deep red color, making it a popular choice among wine enthusiasts.

In Matera, Fasulo rosso can be found at local wine shops such as Enoteca dai Tosi and Vini e Olii. In Potenza, you can purchase this wine at La Cantina del Vino and Enoteca del Vino. Melfi also offers Fasulo rosso at stores like Enoteca Melfi and Vini e Sapori.

One popular recipe that incorporates Fasulo rosso is the “Brasato al Fasulo,” which is a slow-cooked beef dish marinated in the wine. Another delicious recipe is the “Pasta al Fasulo,” where the wine is used to enhance the flavor of a tomato-based pasta sauce.

Fasulo rosso has been recognized with the PAT (Traditional Agri-Food Product) recognition, which guarantees its traditional production methods and quality. The specifications of Fasulo rosso include:

– Made from a blend of local grape varieties, including Aglianico and Malvasia.
– Fermented and aged in oak barrels for a minimum of 12 months.
– Alcohol content ranging from 12.5% to 14%.
– Deep red color with a complex aroma and a full-bodied taste.

– “Fasulo Rosso Basilicata” – www.basilicataturistica.it
– “Vini e Olii” – www.vinieolii.it
– “Enoteca Melfi” – www.enotecamelfi.it