Primitivo Acanto Salento Puglia IGT 2021, Cantine Ionis
Gold Medal Brussels Wine Awards
“This wine is a real crowd pleaser Full of body, but with a real smoothness to it We love it!”
“This wine is delicious!!! Full of rich fruit flavours. It is not only the best wine I have had this year at this price point but the best wine I have had this year.”
“Everything you might want from a red wine and more, warmly rounded, full of character, fragrant and fruity. Every bottle feels like a celebration.”
This bestselling full and fruity red is made by the Palmisano family use the sapling and espalier system of cultivation on their 70-year-old vines which are cooled by the sea breezes of Salento. Traditional, ancestral farming methods, no chemicals are used in the production of this classic red. Grapes are hand-harvested and selected, destemmed, pressed and carried onto the tanks. Vinification with temperature control around 6-8 days after pumping. Malolactic fermentation, no oak and bottling after light filtration. Italian sunshine in a glass.
Ruby red with garnet glints. Plum, cherry, mineral nose with a fresh, mineral attack and well-balanced. Full body of wild berry plum and cherry palate infused with sweet spice. Soft tannins, round and elegant juicy finish.