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Vecchia Torre Primitivo

Regular price $13.93 USD
Regular price Sale price $13.93 USD
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Tasting notes
Color: intense ruby red Bouquet: full-bodied and persistent, with hints of prune and cherry Taste: dry, with velvety tannins, juicy and balanced
Serving Temperature: 18°C
Pairing: grilled red meat, game and aged cheese
Name: Primitivo.
Classification: IGP SALENTO ROSSO (red).
Production Area: Province of Lecce Grape
Varieties: 100% Primitivo.
Alcohol content: 14% vol.
Soil: alluvial origin soil, mixed (sand, silt and clay) with calcareous zones
density: 4500-5000 plants per ha Ageing: 3 years or more depending on the harvest Vinification: after a deep selection of the grapes, they are passed through a de-stemmer (no crushing). The must is left to soak in contact with the skins for 6-7 days at a controlled temperature of 24-25°.
After the fermentation process one part of the wine ages in French barriques, the other part ages in stainless steel vats.