Primitivo del Salento - Rosa del Salice

Varietal100% Primitivo                                                    Elevation:  50 - 80 mt

Ph: 3.64 gr/l                                                                              Residual Sugar: 6.80 gr/l

Appellation:  IGT Salento                                                  Soil:  Calcareous clay soil.

Alcohol %:    14                                                        Acidity:  5.62 gr/l

Age of Vine: 15 – 20 yrs                                

Tasting Notes:  
Dense purple-red color; fruit-rich bouquet, with impressions of wild blackberry and raspberry; medium bodied and complex on the palate, with deep fruit, remarkably supple.

Aging:  9 months in glass-lined concrete vats to maintain the fruit and varietal character intact.  Brief passage 4 months in Never Barriques and Troncais barrique.

Food Pairing:  As very versatile wine that can be enjoyed by itself or matching pastas, soups and meats.


Tasting Notes