Neama, Red IGT Salento, from Negroamaro grapes. A rather warm wine.
Appellation: Red, IGT Salento
Variety: 100% Primitivo
Production area: Vineyards located in the DOC Primitivo di Manduria area
Nature of the soils: Medium consistency tufaceous and calcareous
Training system: Bush and/or espalier trellis
Density of plants: 4,000/5,000 per hectare
Yield per hectare: 9 tons
Vinification: In red, fermentation at controlled temperature
Maturation period: Maturation in stainless steel and aged in bottle
Alcohol: 13.5% vol.
Color: Ruby red
Nose: Intense and complex, with elegant notes of fruit (plums, blackberry, black current) that intertwine with typically spicy notes of cinnamon, black pepper.
Palate: Pretty warm, soft, tannic, persistent
Serving temperature: at room temperature 16-18°C
Food pairing: Pasta, rice and main course dishes.
Added the 01 February 2010 in Produttori Primitivo di Manduria wine list