Salice Salentino Riserva Il Tauro, Puglia, Italy 2017

Red Italy
£11.25

Salice is a soft yet full-flavoured red from southern Puglia. It is perhaps the best-known appellation of the region for its inviting fruit character, blending local varieties Negroamaro and Malvasia Nera.

Its distinctive plum and chocolate character has an attractive underlying leather and mineral flavours. Full bodied and velvety in the mouth, chewy tannins and subtle bitterness create a long and lasting finish.

  • Award Winning: No
  • Bio: No
  • Grape Varieties: Negroamaro, Malvasia Nera di Brindisi, Malvesia Neera di Lecce
  • Size of Bottle: 750ml
  • ABV

    13%

  • Colour

    Red

  • Country

    Italy

  • Region

    Puglia

  • Style

    Dry

  • Type

    Still

The company was born as a retailer in 1928 in the Veneto region for sales of wines in casks and demi-johns to restaurants and small retailers. In the fifties the family expanded their horizons to selling wines across Central Europe and beyond. Throughout all this expansion, the Botter family retained control and the company is now run by the third generation and from their roots in Veneto they now have a portfolio of wines produced in some of Italy’s finest regions. 

 

The name Puglia is thought to be derived from the Latin 'a-pluvia' or lack of rain, and this fertile region along the Adriatic coast is the heartland of the Primitivo grape variety (claimed as the origin of California's Zinfandel variety). The Salento penninsula, with a hot maritime climate and cool night time breezes, produces concentrated red wines of relatively high alcohol and soft, rounded tannins.

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