Puglia


Feudo di Santa Croce 'LXXIV' Primitivo di Manduria 2010
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Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 69 " A burly, brambly red, underscored by tarry smoke and underbrush notes, offering flavors of blackberry coulis, herb-marinated black olive, grilled mushroom and ground spice. This shows muscle that recommends it to short-term cellaring, made accessible by
Item Number: 18344
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $101.70
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Primo Amore Riesling NV
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" Primo Amore, or "First Love", represents the joy of discovery experienced when unlocking its tropical fruitiness and delicate balanced Flavor. This Riesling evokes flavors of fresh apple, melon, and citrus. It pairs well with chicken, seafood, and spicy dishes. " ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 13420
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Tratturi Primitivo di Salento 2015
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"Classic Primitivo at a great price! This rich, round, spicy red was aged entirely in tank...its spicy and freshly fruity profile makes it a perfect match for pasta, pizza, burgers, or anything off the grill! Primitivo is said be related to the Zinfandel grape which many old Italian immigrants
Item Number: 17611
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Cantele Salice Salentino Riserva 2013
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Wine Advocate 90 "The Cantele 2013 Salice Salentino Riserva shows a greater level of depth and finesse compared to many of its peers. The wine is packed tight with blackberry fruit, with Maraschino cherry, plum and prune in abundance. The wine is chewy and rich for sure, but it also provides an
Item Number: 22784
Bottle:$9.45
Case: $113.40
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Tormaresca Neprica 2013
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"Intense ruby red color with purple highlights; red fruit aromas with notes of wild flowers and earth; medium bodied and quite soft on the palate; balanced with sweet tannins and texture on the finish." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 7348
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Racemi 'Sinfarosa' Zinfandel 2011
Stephen Tanzer 91 "Bright medium ruby. Deep perfume of blackberry, red cherry, licorice and sweet pipe tobacco. Dense, pure and concentrated, with red fruit and spice flavors nicely framed by ripe, harmonious acidity. At roughly 15%, this is relatively high in alcohol but not obviously hot.
Item Number: 15801
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Castello Monaci 'Piluna' Primitivo 2015
Wine Advocate 88 "Here's a great value wine to pair with grilled meats and Italian sausage with onions and bell pepper. The 2015 Primitivo Pilna shows a modern and well etched bouquet with ripe fruit tones of blackberry and Morello cherry backed by spice, cinnamon and shadings of nutmeg or
Item Number: 23704
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Primaterra Primitivo 2015
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Primitivo is the first red grape picked in Italy. Even by the standards in Puglia, Primaterra has their growers pick early in the morning and just when the grapes are ready. Over-ripe primtitivo can be harsh. The results at Primaterra are a fresh, juicy, jammy wine with low alcohol. It shows flavors
Item Number: 24069
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Petrolo 'Torrione' Sangiovese 2012
Vinous Media 91 The 2012 Torrione is seriously beautiful. Dark red cherry, plum, spice and mocha notes flesh out in a supple, radiant wine endowed with gorgeous depth and pure resonance. All the elements meld together in this gracious, juicy Sangiovese-based red from Petrolo. Dollops of Merlot and
Item Number: 20618
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Layer Cake 'a.k.a Zinfandel' Primitivo 2013
"Big, inky-black fruit, spice and white pepper; layered and rich in the mouth with jammy black cherries, truffles, espresso and a dense, creamy texture. Always in the background are hints of the old sea beds that are the Puglia terroir. By far the most versatile wine in the Layer Cake lineup; the
Item Number: 24359
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Castello Monaci 'Liante' Salice Salentino 2014
Wine Spectator 88"Plumped cherry and dried fig fruit is accented by hints of dried thyme, smoke and ground anise in this fresh and balanced red. Medium-bodied, with light tannins on the finish. Drink now through 2019." ~A.N.
Item Number: 23703
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Matane Primitivo 2015
"Very deep ruby red with violet reflections, fruity, spicy and intense bouquet. A full, mellow, well balanced wine showing immediate appeal. Pairs well with sturdy first courses such as red meats and seasoned cheeses."-Winemaker's Notes  "Neil and Maria Empson have been selecting Italy’s finest
Item Number: 24350
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Citra Pinot Noir 1.5L
" Grapes are picked by hand and partially de-stalked. The must ferments together with skins in stainless steel for 8-10 days at a temperature of 77-82°F, with a maceration period of 8-10 days and daily pump-over. Following malolactic fermentation is over and a period in stainless steel, the wine
Item Number: 13205
Bottle:$8.29
Case: $49.74
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Leone di Castris Villa Santera Primitivo di Manduria 2014
Villa Santera is named after a historic villa, which belongs to the Leone de Castris family, located in the province of Taranto. The Primitivo di Manduria appellation is known for the production of bold and spicy reds. This wine is no exception, skillfully crafted from hand-picked grapes grown on
Item Number: 22964
Bottle:$15.45
Case: $185.40
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Petrolo 'Torrione' Sangiovese 2011
James Suckling 94 " There's a beautiful purity of fruit to this young red with currants and raspberries on the nose and palate. It's full-bodied with fine tannins and a fresh, clean finish. Precise and very fine. Best ever from here. A blend of sangiovese and merlot. Wonderful value for the

Cantele Primitivo 2011
"The grapes are harvested during the first week of September. After they are crushed and de-stemmed, the must macerates on the skins for 6-7 days at 75-78°F. Aged in barriques for six months. The nose is intense and spicy aromas with notes of sour cherry and prune. Full-bodied with a velvety

Matane Primitivo 2013
"Very deep ruby red with violet reflections, fruity, spicy and intense bouquet. A full, mellow, well balanced wine showing immediate appeal. Pairs well with sturdy first courses such as red meats and seasoned cheeses."~Winemaker's Notes

Stella Sangiovese 1.5L
"Ruby red in color with ripe berry aromas, Stella Sangiovese offers a round, elegant body. Boasting a bright and pleasant acidity, Stella Sangiovese is the ideal food wine." ~Winery Notes

Castello Monaci 'Piluna' Primitivo 2014
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"The 2014 Piluna has broad, ripe black fruit and spice aromas, with notes of pepper, toasty vanilla and Mediterranean scrub. On the palate, the wine has a robust, concentrated character, a firm structure, and small black fruit and licorice notes on the aftertaste." ~winery notes