2017 Come si dice?! Puglia Primitivo

A vibrant Primitivo from sunny Puglia, this red shows juicy, ripe flavors of red cherry, blackberry and orange zest on the palate, along with a hint of licorice to make things interesting. This is the ultimate barbecue wine, so dust off your grill and pull out your favorite recipe for grilled chicken or sausage.

Recipe Pairings

Braised Chicken with Olives and Orange

Flavor Profile

 

Tastes Like

licorice

Maraschino Cherry

blackberry

blueberry

Region

Puglia, Italy

Pairings

Grilled Red Meats

Italian Dishes

Did You Know?

The city of Paris had more than 10,000 bottles of high-end wines in City Hall for entertaining guests. Facing a budget crisis in 2006, the mayor auctioned half the collection for about $1.2 million.