Price:  £9.95 | Case Rate: £9.49
Ex Tax: £8.29

San Marzano - ' Il Pumo' Salice Salentino 2015

Information

  • Country: Italy
  • Wine Region: Apulia
  • Wine Maker: Caterina Bellanova & Davide Ragusa
  • Grape: Negroamaro
  • Grape Percentage: Negroamaro 85%, Malvasia Nera 15%
  • Alcohol Percentage: 13.5%
Food Matching

Food Matching

This wine is an excellent accompaniment to salami, savoury first courses and cheese platters

Duty/Vat Paid

Wine tasting notes

An intense bouquet of cherry, savoury plum and spicy notes combined with an attractive hint of Mediterranean herbs. Full bodied with a generous flavour and a pleasantly fresh finish.

Winery Information

San Marzano

In 1962, 19 vine growers from San Marzano whose families had farmed the land for generations combined their efforts to establish 'Cantine San Marzano'. San Marzano is a small village in the centre of the Primitivo di Manduria DOC region in the Salento sub-region of Puglia, in the heel of Italy’s boot. Through the decades this cooperative has grown significantly, attracting over 1,200 vine growers. Using modern and technologically advanced vinification techniques they produce elegant wines.. read more

Vinification Notes

The grapes were harvested during the second half of September. The must underwent a temperature controlled maceration for approximately 10 days, followed by alcoholic fermentation with selected yeasts. The wine was aged in stainless steel tanks, preserving the purity of fruit in the blend.