Uno Due Cinque Primitivo del Salento, Feudi Salentini

Uno Due Cinque Primitivo del Salento, Feudi Salentini

The grape variety Primitivo, is almost certainly named after the Italian term `primo`, meaning first, due to the precocity of its biological cycle from flowering to the grapes ripening. It arrived in the Salento region from Dalmatia or Croatia and from here travelled to the USA around 150 years ago - there it is called Zinfandel. The hand-harvested grapes are fermented under temperature-controlled conditions, to prevent the juice from getting too hot and losing its aromatic fruit flavours, and the wine is a

  • Type: Red
  • Country: Italy
  • Region: Pulgia
  • Vintage: 2014
  • Producer: Feudi Salentini
  • Primary grape: Primitivo
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £8.32
  • Code: 33189
  • Expression: Chilli