Calamuri Igt Salento Primitivo 2017

Calamuri Igt Salento Primitivo 2017

ATS-10489

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Grape Variety: 100% Primitivo (ancient vines)

Alcohol Content: 15% Vol

Serving Temperature: to decanter and serve at 17-18°C

Food Pairing: meat-based dishes either roasted or stewed; vegetables, porcini mushrooms and firm aged cheeses

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12,87 €

Primitivo Igt Salento 'CalaMuri'

Designation: Primitivo I.G.T. Salento

Production Area: Salento

Soil Composition: medium-deep over layers of limestone rock

Average Age of the Vines: 80 years

Training System: Apulian Alberello

Yield per Hectare: 65 hundredweight

First Vintage: 2009

Harvest: by hand in the second week of September

Vinification: fermentation with maceration at 24°C for 15 days

Aging: 12 months in 225-litre second passage French and American oak barriques

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: intense ruby red with garnet hues
  • nose: aromas of black cherry jam, blackberry and mulberry, vanilla and cloves, carob and liquorice, juniper berries and ginger
  • taste: full, structured and pleasantly soft texture; on the finish, medicinal herbs
Wines TypeRosso