Alberto Longo Primitivo is a soft and full-bodied red with an intense ruby color with violet reflections. The nose is intense, very persistent, rich in hints of wild berries with light spicy notes. In the mouth it is harmonious, balanced, with a good structure with a rich texture of sweet tannins. It goes well with meat dishes, furred game, mature hard cheeses.
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Alberto Longo's winery was founded in 1968 in Lechera, in the north of Puglia. Adele and Giovanni Longo and their son Alberto have shared a passion for producing quality wines since the company was founded. Today the Longo family owns 35 hectares of vineyards and with the help of oenologist Graziana Grassini (a pupil of Giacomo Tacis) can combine the latest winemaking technology with traditional vineyard management. Alberto Longo grows local grape varieties such as Montepulciano,...