Chiaromonte Contrada Barbatto Primitivo 2010 (750ml/12)
The Chiaromonte family has been dedicated to the production of great wines from Puglia since their foundation in 1826, nearly 200 years ago. In recent years, Nicola Chiaromonte, as owner and winemaker, has worked hard to expand and improve the quality of their wines to reach internationally recognized standards of the highest quality. A specialist in the Primitivo variety, all of their vines are bush-trained in the ancient, free-standing style known as alberello. As of 2009, all of the vineyards ...New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
Fresh blackberry, ripe plum and bramble introduce this full-bodied yet fresh red. Black fruits and blueberry pie explode upon the palate, balanced exquisitely by fresh acidity, sweet tannins and pronounced minerality.