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Leone de Castris Salice Salentino Riserva 2008

Bottle Size: 750ml Item #: 1701603
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Leone de Castris Salice Salentino Riserva 2008 750ml

Leone de Castris Salice Salentino Riserva

Intense ruby-red in color, concentrated aromas of black cherries and baked red fruits complement undertones of plums, spices, vanilla, and anise. On the palate, velvety tannins and a full body frame the long, delectable finish of stewed strawberries and vanilla beans.

This wine has a distinct ruby red color with notes of garnet around the edge. The nose is of ripe black fruits and is quite layered and complex. On the palate, the wine is intense with a smoky character and a long warm finish.

Region: Apulia, Italy Grapes: 90% Negromaro, 10% Black Malvasia Soil: Medium mixture, clay Production: 500,000 bottles Vine Training: Hand cultivated Vinification: Long maceration at controlled temperature Average age of vines: 35 years Aging process: One year in oak barrels

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Leone de Castris Leone de Castris Salice Salentino Riserva 2008
BOTTLE SIZE: 750ml
Intense ruby-red in color, concentrated aromas of black cherries and baked red fruits complement undertones of plums, spices, vanilla, and anise. On the palate, velvety tannins and a full body frame the long, delectable finish of stewed strawberries and vanilla beans.
 

Notes on the Leone de Castris Salice Salentino Riserva 750ML 2008

Tasting Notes This wine has a distinct ruby red color with notes of garnet around the edge. The nose is of ripe black fruits and is quite layered and complex. On the palate, the wine is intense with a smoky character and a long warm finish.

Technical Notes Region: Apulia, Italy Grapes: 90% Negromaro, 10% Black Malvasia Soil: Medium mixture, clay Production: 500,000 bottles Vine Training: Hand cultivated Vinification: Long maceration at controlled temperature Average age of vines: 35 years Aging process: One year in oak barrels