Racemus – Primitivo del Salento IGP

Primitivo del Salento
Indicazione Geografica Protetta


Grape: Primitive Autochthonous 100%
Production area: Eastern Area of Taranto
Soil type: Red earth mixed with rocks tuff and/or limestone
Vine growing type: Supported alberello
Vineyard average age: 15 years
Average production / hectare: 90/100 quintals of grapes
Vintage: End of August early September
Grape harvesting method: Manual
Alcohol: 13% – 14% vol.
Color: Purplish red
Bouquet: Delicate very characteristic
Taste: Good tennis and structure, soft and enveloping
Serving temperature (celsius): 16° – 18° C
Recommended: Red meats, lamb, meat sauce of meat, meat to the fire, steer sausage, cheeses