Irpinia, a middle ground between the Tyrrhenian and the Adriatic, where a combination of very favorable environmental and climatic factors make it special and predispose it to the cultivation of grapes from fine wines: TAURASI D.O.C.G. -FIANO DI AVELLINO D.O.C.G. - GRECO DI TUFO D.O.C.G.
In the heart of Irpinia, in a panoramic position, at 600 s.l.m, stands the Antico Agro of GRYPTA CASTAGNARIA, today's municipality of Grottolella.
Located 9 km from Avellino center, 18 km from Benevento and close to the road "of the two principalities", enjoys a privileged territorial position, where the cultivation of the vine has always been very flourishing. "Aglianichiello di Grottolella", a grape of the Aglianico variety, with a sparse bunch and a small, spherical grape, from the 19th century up to the middle of the 20th century has fueled a thriving trade with northern Italy and France.