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Villa da Filicaja Primitivo di Manduria 2018

Villa da Filicaja Primitivo di Manduria

2018

Pure Primitivo grape wine, harvested early in small boxes. Fermentation takes place in stainless ste...

£8.37

/ btl 0.75 L

Details for Villa da Filicaja Primitivo di Manduria 2018

Producer

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2018

Review

Pure Primitivo grape wine, harvested early in small boxes. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks after which it ages for 6 months in American oak barriques, in order to enhance the tannins and the structure. Further refinement in the bottle follows. At the sight it has a ruby red color with purple reflections, expresses a bouquet of marasca cherry and jam in the nose, with echoes of leather, vanilla and tobacco. Soft, velvety and full-bodied sip, with great persuasion and persistence. It is perfect in the company of first courses and grilled red meats. Try it with cold cuts and aged cheeses.

Villa da Filicaja

Villa da Filicaja

From the heart of Tuscany, between San Gimignano and San Miniato, and precisely in the town of Al Filicaja, Count Antonio Nardi-Dei from Filicaja Dotti has created a magnificent empire of Italian excellence. The large estate, governed by the family name since the mid-fifteenth century, extends over 100 hectares around a splendid castle, which still has its dark and evocative cellars from the past. On this land the vine coexists with thousands of other crops to maintain a comp...