The passion for viticulture is ancient in the Giuratrabocchetti family and has been handed down for generations.
It is from this tradition that the Cantine del Notaio company was founded in 1998, when Gerardo Giuratrabocchetti, a graduate in Agricultural Sciences, took up the challenge, with his wife Marcella, of enhancing Aglianico del Vulture cultivated in their own vineyards, combining tradition , innovation, history and culture of the territory.
With Professor Luigi Moio, full professor of Oenology at the University of Naples “Federico II”, the research on the oenological potential of this vine is deepened, the most important in Southern Italy, austere and generous at the same time and capable of giving wines with extraordinary personality.
“Your name is Gerardo,” he said, your name is like me.
“This is why my vineyards will belong to you.”
Today, thinking back to my grandfather, I smile, reflecting on how, after various events and after more than 30 years, he has found, proudly, my roots, collecting that inheritance and deciding to make it the center of my