MONTALCINO MOURNS THE LOSS OF LUCIO MASTROBERARDINO.
31.01.13. The Consorzio del Vino Brunello di Montalcino and all its producers mourn the loss of Lucio Mastrobernardino and join the grief of his family and colleagues.
“The sad news left us dismayed – stated President Fabrizio Bindocci. We do not only lose a great leader of Italian enology but also a great young and enthusiastic ambassador of quality wines. I highly regarded the work of Lucio and his passionate commitment to value and promote Italian wines all over the world”.
Mastrobernardino was the President of Unione Italiana Vini (Group Italian Union Wine) and producer of the winery Terradora, among the most important for the success of varieties from Campania all over the world, including Greco di Tufo , Fiano di Avellino along with Aglianico. He was also director of the Consorzio dei Vini Irpini.