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2021 Pinelli Primitivo IGT Salento

2021 Pinelli Primitivo IGT Salento
Volume: 750 mL , Alcohol: 13%

 Type

Red

 Blend

100% Primitivo

 Nose

Imagine the scent of ripe blackberries, cherries, and hints of Mediterranean herbs, like a breath of fresh air on a sunny Italian afternoon.

 Palate

Experience true Italian hospitality with a burst of ripe fruit flavors, balanced by soft tannins and a touch of spice.
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More about this wine from Salento, Puglia, Italy
Located in the heart of Italy's heel, Salento is a land steeped in history and tradition. It's here, amidst the rugged landscapes and ancient olive groves, that Pinelli Primitivo IGT Salentino 2021 takes root. The warm Mediterranean climate and rich, red soils of Salento provide the perfect conditions for cultivating Primitivo grapes bursting with flavor and character.

"Pinelli" honors the proud heritage of the winemaking family behind this bottle, whose dedication to quality and tradition spans generations. Meanwhile, "Primitivo" speaks to the grape variety itself, known for its early ripening and rich, full-bodied wines. Together, they tell a story of terroir, tradition, and the timeless allure of Italian winemaking.
How to drink it

Pro Tip:

Indulge in a classic Italian dish of slow-cooked veal shanks with tomatoes, onions, carrots, and herbs. The richness and depth of flavors in the dish complement the wine's structure and intensity, creating a luxurious and memorable pairing.

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