Tag Archives: Puglia

Tasting Notes: Vigne & Vini – 12 E Mezzo – Negroamaro Del Salento IGP

Hello folks! I am back safe and sound. My time in Italy was great. It is one of my favorite destinations. The food was delicious, the wines outstanding and the weather excellent.  Unfortunately, I couldn’t blog that much. Sorry about that. Just before I went on vacation I received a sample of an Apulian red

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2010 Leone de Castris – Villa Santera – Primitivo di Manduria DOC

Leone de Castris is an Italian winery located in the Puglia region. Their most well-known wines are the Five Roses rosato and the Donna Lisa Rosso. Villa Santera is produced in the area of Manduria and with 100% Primitivo di Manduria grapes. I had a 2010 vintage which has a listed alcohol by volume of

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