Lively intense red colour with purple highlights. Elegant aromatic complexity on the nose with remarkable notes of plums, back cherry and intriguing spicy liquirice. Good structure and body, it is warm and round on the palate. Excellent persistence.
Grape variety 100% Primitivo
Food Matching Ideal for savoury courses and spicy dishes. Delicious with blue cheeses and game meat.
Terroir Mixture of red clayey and limestone soils strongly infuenced by the sea breezes of the Ionic coast. Traditional bush trained vines typical of Manduria cultivation.
Climate Temperate climate, with long hot summers and mild winters; low levels of snow and rain.
Geology red clay overlying on rocky limestone layer
Desteemed and softly crushed grapes undergo traditional maceration on the skins for for 8/10 days and fermentation in stainleess stell tanks at controlled temperature (25°). It follows malolachtic fermentation.
Aging Big Slavonian Oak casks
Residual sugar 8.00