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Leone De Castris Riserva Salice Salentino 2011 Wine Review

Leone De Castris Riserva Salice Salentino 2011

Leone De Castris Riserva Salice Salentino 2011

Puglia D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $20.95

Drink: 2012-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Leone de Castris

Agent: Halpern Enterprises

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Brooding on the nose of this robust Italian red wine with dark fruit, smoke and dark spices. More black fruit follows on a full-bodied palate with some tannic grip and a pleasantly bitter tarry note.

Food pairings: barbecued meats and mushrooms, hard cheese.

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This Leone De Castris Riserva Salice Salentino 2011 was reviewed on June 11, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Sweet chocolate notes on the nose and palate of this almost full-bodied, smooth Italian red wine made from Negroamaro and Malvasia Nera grapes. Decant 2 hours and enjoy with hearty meat dishes. This is the 52nd vintage of this wine. - Community Wine Reviews

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