Primitivo 'Visellio' Tenute Rubino 2016

Still red wine, deep, complex and full-bodied, but with excellent drink
25.40 €
Only 3 with immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Salento IGT

Grape varieties

Primitivo 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Puglia (Italy)

Alcohol content

15.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

In steel, maceration of 18 days at a controlled temperature, malolactic fermentation is carried out entirely

Aging

8 months in French oak barrels, aging 12 months in bottle

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Vitae AIS
2015
Bibenda
2016
Robert Parker
2016
91 / 100
Gambero Rosso
2015
2 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

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 leave it in you cellar for 4-5 years

RED WINE PRIMITIVO 'VISELLIO' TENUTE RUBINO 2016 DESCRIPTION

Primitivo Visellio is an ambassador of balance and precision with which the cellar Tenute Rubino highlight the ability of a family devoted, for over twenty years, to wine-making in the lands of Puglia. The Tenute Rubino, who are named after the founder Luigi, with the collaboration of a team of passionate and experienced in the cellar as in the vineyard. It’s here where a touch of Mediterranean femininity care of the ripening of the grapes. Gently pampered by the warm wind from the sea, the vineyards of Primitivo give the Visellio a remarkable complexity, which keeps in the glass hints of this unique terroir, thanks to reduced use of chemicals. Impenetrable ruby, the Visellio fascinates with an olfactory profile pleasantly complex, and its expressive richness ranges from sweet notes of ripe fruit with amazing aniseed notes. In tasting Primitivo Visellio of Tenute Rubino does not betray the expectations, giving sips rich and voluptuous, with tannins of impalpable fineness, which leads to a romantic final cocoa. A great wine, capable of giving you fresh scents of its homeland.

Colour Ruby red, deep and brilliant

Scent Complex and fine, it opens by evoking hints of black currant and blueberry jam, plums in brandy, cloves and nutmeg, shades of star anise, liquorice and violet

Taste Full-bodied and fascinating at the same time, a massive demonstration of fruit, ripe tannins and silky accompanied by fresh and balanced acidity

producer: Tenute Rubino

Main wines
Primitivo, Negroamaro, Susumaniello
Foundation year
1999
Hectares of vineyards
290
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
1.200.000 bt
Address
via Enrico Fermi, 50 72100 - Brindisi (BR)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Blue Cheese
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese