'Numen' Paolo Leo 2021

The "Numen" by Paolo Leo is a Chardonnay from Salento vinified and aged in American and French oak barrels. It exudes intense aromas of candied fruit, tropical fruit, vanilla, butter and sweet spices. On the palate it is smooth, round, warm, long, fruity, sapid and persistent

18.50 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Salento IGT

Grape varieties

Chardonnay 100%

Category

White Wines

Region

Puglia (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Late harvet in the South West of Brindisi Area

Vinification

Pressing, cold maceration for 8-9 hours and alcoholic fermentation in American and French oak barrels

Aging

Some months on the lees in American and French barriques

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
10°-12°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied white wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 4-5 years

WHITE WINE NUMEN' PAOLO LEO 2021 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense straw yellow tending to gold

Scent Rich and intense, of yellow fruits, exotic fruits, butter, vanilla and sweet spices

Taste Smooth, round, warm, fruity, savory, balanced and persistet

producer: Paolo Leo

Main wines
Primitivo
Foundation year
1989
Hectares of vineyards
45
Annual production
3.000.000 bt
Address
Via Tuturano, 21 - 72025 San Donaci (BR)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Mushroom
  • Aged Cheese
  • White Meat Stew
  • Pasta-Tomato Fish Sauce
  • Fish Soup with Tomato