Type Wine — Still — Red
Region Puglia, Italy
Appellation Primitivo di Manduria
Size 750 mL × 6
Qualification: Primitivo di Manduria DOP
Grapes (Varieties): 100% Primitivo
Geographical location of Vineyards: Salento
Soil: Red soil rich in copper oxsides on sandstone layer
Vineyard age: 40 years
Training system and plantation density: Permanent cordon
Yield per hectare: 80qL
Harvest: Manual picking in little boxes
Vinification: Soft crushing, temperature controlled during fermentation and maceration
Yield grapes-wine: 65%
Refinement: 9 months in barriques and italian “botti” + 3 months in bottle
Alcohol: 15% vol.
Colour: Ruby-red, intense
Aroma: Ethereal, fruity (mixed barry preserve), spicy
Flavour: Well-structured, balanced and tannic to the right point.
Ideal during all the meal (especially for earth menu), red meat seasoned with spices, complex and structured pasta dishes.