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2014 Carvinea Salento Rosso Otto IGT
2014 Carvinea Salento Rosso Otto IGT

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100% Ottavianello from Alto Salento, 70m above sea level, grown on Limestone and clay above volcanic tuft soils. The grapes are hand-harvested and macerated with the skins for 15 days followed by a 12-month period of aging in French oak barriques. In the glass, it is a brilliant ruby-red color. The nose is complex and rich with aromas of red cherries, black pepper, violets, roses, cocoa, and hints of peppermint.
On the palate, it is a well-balanced wine that has flavors of fresh red cherries, blood orange, and raspberries along with soft supple tannins and brisk acidity. You can enjoy this wine with Fatty Fish,
salami, Soft Cheese, and Chicken Dishes. This fabulous wine was awarded the Super Tre Stelle (3 stars) of Luigi Veronelli. The Super Three Stars are attributed to wines that have obtained a judgment equal or superior. According to the Veronelli Guide qualitative constancy is a value, this recognition is given only to wines already at the top in previous years 94/100 point Luigi Veronelli

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Great wine with 10 years vintage June 4, 2023
Reviewer: Jon Santini from La Ca United States  
beautiful medium-body wine that can be drunk with a variety of food. I'm a wine club member with Enoteca and highly recommend this red wine from Puglia.

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  4 of 4 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Who Knew June 28, 2017
Reviewer: Leslie Craver from Freemont, CA United States  
Ottavianello has become my favorite summertime red wine. Extremely flavorful loaded with bright fruit flavors, floral notes, soft tannins, good acidity and a long finish.

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