Taurasi

Taurasi is a town and comune in the province of Avellino, Campania, Italy. Taurasi is a historic town which is located in the region of Sannio. The town's name probably derives from the Latin Taurus. Within time it changed to Taurasos and then to Taurasia(not to be confused with the Taurasia of the north founded by the Taurini (which is now Torino (Turin) before changing to the format we see today. Taurasi is best known for its wine. Taurasi has an increasingly famous red wine, also named Taurasi, made of Aglianico grapes along with Piedirosso and Barbera.

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Taurasi DOCG
... Taurasi and Taurasi riserva are red, still Italian wines based principally on the Aglianico grape variety produced in the Province of Avellino in the Campania region ... of Aglianico del Vulture in Basilicata, the volcanic soils of the Taurasi region demonstrate the potential the Aglianico grape has to make wines on par with the Nebbiolo grape of ...
2009 WNBA Finals - Game Summaries - Game 3
... Diana Taurasi, the league's MVP, scored 18 points but shot 6-for-16 from the field ... margin irked Phoenix because the Fever got a free throw when Taurasi was called for a technical foul that she didn't agree with ... Taurasi had just made a tying layup with 514 to play, then took the ball and put it on the baseline for Indiana to inbound ...
2007 WNBA Finals - Game Summaries - Game 5
... Shock 92 Scoring by quarter 30–17, 25–26, 24–21, 29–28 Pts Taylor 30 Rebs Taurasi 7 Asts Pondexter 10 Pts Pondexter 26 Pts Nolan 27 Rebs K ... Penny Taylor scored 30 points and Diana Taurasi had 17 for the Mercury ... Taurasi had eight points, including two 3-pointers, in that stretch ...
2007 WNBA Finals - Game Summaries - Game 1
... Pts Taylor 32 Rebs Taylor 9 Asts Taylor 7 Stls Taurasi 4 Pts Pierson 26 Rebs Braxton 12 Asts Johnson, K ... the Mercury, who struggled when All-Star Diana Taurasi missed significant stretches of the game with foul trouble ... Taurasi, who averaged 20 points in the Mercury's first four playoff games and 25 during the regular season, was held scoreless in the first half ...
2007 WNBA Finals - Game Summaries - Game 2
... quarter 25–17, 23–15, 31–19, 19–19 Pts Taurasi 30 Rebs T ... Miller, Pondexter, Taylor 5 3P-FG Taurasi 7-14 Pts Nolan 12 Rebs Braxton 9 Asts Johnson, Pierson 3 3P-FG Nolan 0-7 Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills Attendance 16,752 Referees #18 Walker #30 ... Taurasi's long 3 made it 76-44 with less than 3 minutes to play in the third quarter and capped a 15-2 Mercury run ...