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Pillastro Red Wine Italian Primitivo 2013 75cl (Case of 12)


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Case of 12
  • One sip and you'll be hooked on the fabulous,velvety black fruit of Italy's most beguiling red.
  • Round and mature Southern Italian gem with raspberry flavours and spiced plum notes
  • Packed with spiced plum and raspberry flavour, this rich, juicy red has bagged 50 awards in the last seven vintages, while the winery has twice been voted southern Italy's finest
  • Case content:12 x 75cl
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Size: Case of 12
Technical Details
Allergen InformationContains: Sulphites
Storage InstructionsStore in cool dry place, away from light, at around 15-18C
Use By RecommendationDrink by 2015
Serving RecommendationWith game stews, cassoulet or a hearty lasagne.
Country of originItaly
Alcohol Content13.5 % Vol
BrandLaithwaites Wine
TypeRed Wine
Vintage2013
Dominant VarietalPrimitivo
Tastedry
Item Package Quantity12
Manufacturer/ProducerCantine Due Palme
Package InformationBottle
Region Produced InApulia
Varietal CompositionPrimitivo
SweetnessDry
Tasting NotesPlum
Food PairingGame
  
Additional Information
ASINB00BOMV4WQ
Best Sellers Rank 769 in Grocery (See top 100)
Date First Available12 Dec. 2012
  
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Size Name: Case of 12

In Italy's deep south, the Puglia region is best known for big, smoky, exuberant wines made from its prized local varieties - Primitivo and Negroamaro in particular. This example is from Angelo Maci, a leading figure in the quality revolution that has occurred over the last two decades. Angelo made this wine purely from Primitivo - more commonly known as Zinfandel in the States. In southern Italy it produces fantastically rich, powerful reds with plenty of ripe fruit. A period of oak ageing has infused the wine's generous fruit flavours with notes of spice and vanilla. This weighty red has aromas of ripe raspberry and spiced plum with notes of cedar wood. Enjoy with game stews, cassoulet, pasta with a rich tomato sauce or a hearty lasagne.

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Sid Nuncius HALL OF FAMETOP 10 REVIEWER on 15 Sept. 2014
Size: Case of 6
I love this wine. Primitivo is the same grape as the Zinfandel, but for me this has far more depth and character than many Californian Zinfandels. Grown in Puglia in the far south of Italy it really flourishes, and improved winemaking is now producing some really good wines, of which this is one in my view.

Pillastro has very full flavours of soft fruit and cherries with a little oak and a slightly smoky undertone which I like very much. It's quite a powerfully flavoured, full-bodied wine, so it goes well with robust food, but I also think it's a lovely glassful on its own. If you like a full-flavoured red with plenty of character and depth, give this a try. It's been a favourite of mine for years.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By MMS on 19 Feb. 2014
Size: Case of 6 Verified Purchase
Very good price for this excellent wine. Goes very well with Christmas fayre and can be drunk on its own. Case was very prompt in arriving.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By donald maclaurin on 7 Jun. 2014
Size: Case of 6 Verified Purchase
Great value for a fantastic wine,, you have to try this !!
Hunted for ages to find this wine, after a good friend introduced me to it,, one word to describe
Absolutelyfanfeckintastic !
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Gill H on 19 Aug. 2014
Size: Case of 6 Verified Purchase
excellent smooth wine rich full bodied - was originally given as a gift and enjoyed it so much decided to order 6 more bottles- - not disappointed!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By John Hector on 13 Oct. 2014
Size: Case of 6
Excellent wine - my favourite. Delivery was prompt as always.
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