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Papale Linea Oro Primitivo 2016 Wine Review

Papale Linea Oro Primitivo 2016

Papale Linea Oro Primitivo 2016

Manduria, Puglia D.O.P., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2020-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Papale

Agent: Caliber Fine Wine & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

A rich, textured Primitivo di Manduria with dark cherry, black currant, dried dark plum, dark chocolate, spicy and smoky on the palate. Produced from hand-harvested grapes and aged in French and American oak. Pair well with Mexican mole.

Primitivo food pairings: three-sausage pizza, charcuterie, sausage cassoulet.

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This Papale Linea Oro Primitivo 2016 was reviewed on June 26, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Produced by Varvaglione Vigne & Vini, Papale Linea Oro Primitivo di Manduria is rich, vibrant and layered with spiced dark plum, black cherry, smoky flavours generous on the palate. Intense and beautifully balanced. Pair with rich meaty dishes like an Orecchiette with Braciole alla Barese. - Community Wine Reviews

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