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Mandus Primitivo Di Manduria 2015 Wine Review

Mandus Primitivo Di Manduria 2015

Mandus Primitivo Di Manduria 2015

Puglia D.O.P., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Agent: Vin Vino Wine Merchants Inc.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Mocha and sweet chocolate on the nose from oak aging. This Italian red wine also features sweet blackberry and blueberry flavours. Smooth and full-bodied. Perfect for barbecued ribs or chicken wings.

Primitivo Di Manduria food pairings: grilled meats, game, aged cheeses..

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This Mandus Primitivo Di Manduria 2015 was reviewed on August 5, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Lori Kilmartin WSET3 - WSET3 Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

I was looking for a wine to pair with Bourbon Chicken and this fit the bill perfectly.

Juicy with plenty of fruit; ripe cherry, blackberry and black plums. The 14 g/l of sugar was the perfect foil for the sweet bbq sauce and both the wine and the sauce held a hint of smokiness that complimented each other. There was a bit of garlic in the sauce as well but this is a wine big enough to accompany it.

Would also pair nicely with bbq'd burgers or lip smacking ribs!

Tasted August 2017
This Primitivo Di Manduria from the Puglia wine region is dark chocolate and a mouthful of black and blueberry flavours. This Zinfandel is produced from select grapes from the area of San Marzano in the Salento region of Puglia. - Community Wine Reviews

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