Il Matanè Primitivo di Manduria

Bottle producer:

matane

 

Colour:

Red

Bottle size

75 cL

 

AWARDS

wine advocatedecanter asia silver

Primitivo di Manduria il Matane

Grapes

100% Primitivo

Region

Puglia

Vineyards

The vineyards are located in different plots, from different areas of the northern side of Puglia (the Daunia area)

Exposure

Southeast

Altitude

328 feet above sea level

Soil

Limestone

Vine Training

Pergola

Vine Age

5-20 years old
Time of Harvest

Late August

Vine Density

1,820 vines per acre

Vine Yield

5.3 lbs per vine

Total Production

25,000 bottles

Vinification Process

The grapes undergo soft-pressing and temperature-controlled maceration for seven to nine days, followed by
alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel.

Aging Process

The wine ages in stainless steel for three months and one month in the bottle

Tasting Notes
 
Ruby red color, with a pleasant bouquet of fresh red fruits.
The palate is smooth but with a nice and gentle acidity that balances and softens the sweet finish typical of the grapes. 
Alcohol Content

13.50%

Winemaker

Teo D’Apolito & Empson Family

Winery Philosophy

100% indigenous grapes as an expression of warm climate
of the area. Estate grown.

Cellaring

Up to 2 years, but best when young

Bottled

Winter/Spring

Closure

Cork

Food/Menu Pairing

This wine pairs well on its own or with pizza, meat-
based asian dishes, and red meats.
Region of origin

Product type

Winery

Denomination

Awards