Areale

Firm roots and a glimple into the blue: Areale grows between land and sea. In the cradle of the DOC Primitivo di Manduria an authentic and faithful expression of the varietal symbol of Apulian viticulture: being Primitivo has never been so beautiful.

Wine type Red
Grape Primitivo
Appellation Primitivo di Manduria DOP
Vine training Guyot
Soil Clayey calcareous of average fertility
Harvest First 10 days of September

CHARACTERISTICS

Vinification Very ripe grapes are harvested by hand. Maceration is conducted with indigenous yeast selected in the vineyard. Fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature of 24-26 °C
Ageing Three months in french oak barriques
Colour Ruby red with garnet nuances
Nose Elegant notes of plums and cherries enriched by pleasant hints of tobacco and spices
Taste Full bodied with noble tannins, persistent and rounded
Best served with Heavy and complex meals particularly based on red meat and game