Primitivo del Salento - Rosa del Salice
Varietal: 100% 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
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.