Gran Maestro Primitivo Di Manduria DOC - Puglia - Italy

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Product SKU
IT169
Vintage: 2019
From the best area in Puglia region for Primitivo, it features a deep red colour with intense notes of blackcurrant jam mingling with pepper, licorice and cloves. In the mouth it is mellow, dense, very complex and with a layered finish of dried plums, vanilla and chocolate.
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Country ITALY Region Puglia Grape Varietal Primitivo

Product Description

Description

From the best area in Puglia region for Primitivo, it features a deep red colour with intense notes of blackcurrant jam mingling with pepper, licorice and cloves. In the mouth it is mellow, dense, very complex and with a layered finish of dried plums, vanilla and chocolate.

Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Great match with spicy soups, veal entrecote, grilled meats
  • Cheese Seasoned cheese.

Accolades

Awards

Luca Maroni 98 Points

An Italian wine expert, famous wine journalist, critic and author, Luca Maroni has also created his own rating system for wines, contributed to wine education and has collaborated with top Italian wineries.

Wine Facts

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Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Primitivo
Vintage 2019
Region Puglia
Country ITALY
Winemakers Marco Censi
Producer Cielo e Terra SPA
Average age of vines 20 yrs
Harvest method Espallier
Fermentation & maceration Soft pressing and fermentation with maceration for 6-8 days with controlled temperature
Aging 9 months in oak barrels
Mouth Attribute Complex, Full-bodied, Silky Tannin
Nose Attribute Dark Fruit, Jamy, Spices
SKU IT169

Vineyard Info

Grown with the espallier training system, the vineyards are located in the Southern part of Puglia, called Salento. Manduria is also the name of a little town in the Salento area. The soil has a medium consistency and has a base of calcareous tuff. Mild winters with little rain. Hot summers with lack of rain but a good ventilation. Irrigation is often needed.

Description

From the best area in Puglia region for Primitivo, it features a deep red colour with intense notes of blackcurrant jam mingling with pepper, licorice and cloves. In the mouth it is mellow, dense, very complex and with a layered finish of dried plums, vanilla and chocolate.

Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Great match with spicy soups, veal entrecote, grilled meats
  • Cheese Seasoned cheese.

Awards

Luca Maroni 98 Points

An Italian wine expert, famous wine journalist, critic and author, Luca Maroni has also created his own rating system for wines, contributed to wine education and has collaborated with top Italian wineries.

More Information
Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Primitivo
Vintage 2019
Region Puglia
Country ITALY
Winemakers Marco Censi
Producer Cielo e Terra SPA
Average age of vines 20 yrs
Harvest method Espallier
Fermentation & maceration Soft pressing and fermentation with maceration for 6-8 days with controlled temperature
Aging 9 months in oak barrels
Mouth Attribute Complex, Full-bodied, Silky Tannin
Nose Attribute Dark Fruit, Jamy, Spices
SKU IT169

Grown with the espallier training system, the vineyards are located in the Southern part of Puglia, called Salento. Manduria is also the name of a little town in the Salento area. The soil has a medium consistency and has a base of calcareous tuff. Mild winters with little rain. Hot summers with lack of rain but a good ventilation. Irrigation is often needed.