Southern Italian Red
Winery/Producer Name: Cantine San Marzano
Region (political): Puglia Vintage: 2015
Denomination & Quality Level: Primitivo di Manduria/DOP/DOC
Special Designations: Riserva, Anniversario 62
Grape Variety/blend (%): 100% Primitivo
Personal Tasting Notes: Notes of leather, chocolate, dried fruit on the nose. Intense palate of earthy, dark fruit jam with dried fig and vanilla. Pronounced acid and tannin. Medium-to-long linear finish.
Winemaking/aging notes: “Tasting notes: Very intense and elegant ruby red colour; broad and complex fruity fragrance with hints of plum, cherry jam and tobacco, slightly spicy; a full-bodied wine, smooth and rich in tannins, with an finish that offers notes of cocoa, coffee and vanilla.”
Alcohol content: 14.5% Importer: San Marzano USA, Tyler, Texas
Purchase Price: (in USD if available) $29.99 Purchased From: Holmdel Buy Rite (NJ)
An NYC born and raised Italian-American in love with the world of Italian Wine. Former Buyer. Moving on to learn as much as I can and teach about the confusing and inspiring gifts sent to us by Italian winemakers.