Temprone Primitivo is produced by Tenuta Viglione (Vigne delle Mansio), a certified-organic estate located in the prime Primitivo growing area of Gioia Del Colle in the Murgia region of Puglia. This area has some of the highest altitudes vineyards, up to 450m asl. Red soils of mostly clay, limestone and stone with a great deal of minerals. 15-year-old vines. Aged 24 months in stainless steel including 30% in both large and small barrels. Intense ruby red color with violet hues. Aroma and taste of red berries and slightly of black sour cherry and plum with some spicy and balsamic notes. A perfect balance of smoothness, freshness and minerality. On the finish, a pleasing aftertaste of toasted almond, typical of the Primitivo of Gioia del Colle.
Enjoy Temprone Primitivo with steak, lamb chops, BBQ ribs, grilled vegetables and aged cheeses.