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Vigneti del Salento `I Muri` Negroamaro, Puglia 2021/22 75cl

£10.95 per bottle

Country

Italy

Region

Southern Italy

APV

13.5%

Grape Variety

Negroamaro

Food

Goat's Cheese, Pasta, Poultry, Salmon, Tuna

Wine Type

Red Wine, Vegetarian/Vegan

Bottle Cap

Agglomerated Cork

Availability: In Stock

75 in stock

Bottle Quantity

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Ruby red colour with notes of blackcurrants and blackberries. Medium-bodied, velvety, with good balance and savoury notes with a fresh finish.

SPECIAL OFFER £10.95 WAS £13.95

Delivery Charges

*Local Free Delivery: SL3 and SL4 postcode (Windsor/Datchet)

*Local Free Delivery: All SL (Except SL7), HP9, GU25, TW18, TW19 & TW20 postcodes. (Min. 6 bottles or 1 Hamper or 1 of our selected Wine cases purchased)

  • England and Wales £10.00
  • England and Wales Free Delivery (Over £200 purchased)
  • Northern Ireland £30 (All BT postcodes)
  • Scotland £15.00 (EH, FK, G, KA, KY, ML, DG and TD postcodes)
  • Scottish Highlands and Islands £ 30.00 (All AB; DD; HS; IV; KW; KA27-28; PA; PH; TR21-25; ZE postcodes)

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Negroamaro

Negroamaro is planted primarily in southern Puglia on the eastern half of the Salento peninsula. It is the predominant variety in the DOCs for Salice Salentino, Copertino, Brindisi, Leverano, and Squinzano. It is later ripening than Primitivo, with higher acid and more evident tannins. These tannins have tended to be softened by the addition of the more perfumed and delicate Malvasia Nera to the blend. Mark Shannon of A Mano says that the name Negroamaro, which is said to have been brought to Puglia by the colonizing Greeks in the 8th and 7th centuries B.C., is derived from Latin and Greek roots for its dark colour; nigra in Latin and mavro in Greek, citing one of the grape‘s synonyms, Nigramaro, as evidence.