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ANGEL VINE 11 PRIMITIVO
ANGEL VINE 2011 PRIMITIVO
COLUMBIA VALLEY 750mL
Item: #200760
Bottle Size:750ml
$16.99
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The wine showed a dark ruby color. Blackberry, cassis, leather and oak all arrived on the nose. Blackberry, cassis, mossy earth, currants and oak comprised the palate. The wine showed Read More...
great structure and length. A winner through and through, this wine shows that reds other than just pinot noir are being made in Oregon on a world-class scale.
LAYER CAKE 11 PRIMITIVO
LAYER CAKE 2011 PRIMITIVO (Zinfandel)
Item: #301050
Bottle Size:750ML
$12.99
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The most rustic of these three wines, with lots of pepper, roasted herbs, meat juices, charcoal, and scorched earth, this spicy wine has an inky ruby/purple color and lots of body. Read More...
It comes across like a rustic Zinfandel, but with loads of character and personality, displaying an almost savage intensity to its flavors. This is a wild, adventuresome wine that should drink nicely for several years. Bring on the pizza!Proprietor and winemaker Jayson Woodbridge is best known for his cult Hundred Acre wines. The Layer Cake wines represent unique varietals from countries he and his team feel cannot be recreated or replicated. Every Layer Cake wine is a rich, lush expression that truly reflects the place, the land and their own style of winemaking.NOTE: DNA analysis shows that Primitivo is the same varietal as Zinfandel. Salento is thought to be the original source of Primitivo in Italy where it was introduced from Croatia.This 100% pure Primitvo comes from Salento, the “Heel of the Boot” of Italy; specifically the area of Manduria. Sourced from truly remarkable vineyards dating to Roman times, some of the head-trained “Old Vines” exceed 100 years in age. The soils in Manduria are red iron-rich clays with large calcareous rocks and ancient coral (ancient sea bed); conditions that stress the vines resulting in wonderfully intense flavors.Opaque and purple-colored with a nose of jammy black cherry and blackberry fruit, truffles, tar, and spice. Warm and rich in the mouth with a creamy texture; the ripe fruit is well supported by the deep structure of the wine. Sit back and travel through time…
MERKIN 13 CHUPACABRA ROSA
MERKIN 2013 ROSE
"CHUPACABRA ROSA" NEW MEXICO 750mL
Item: #241620
Bottle Size:750ml
$18.98
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Winery's Notes: "The Chupacabra Rosa is our Shape Shifter Rosé blend. This years Chupa Rosa is a bone dry Primitivo and Montepulciano blend from Luna County, New Mexico. Like Read More...
drinking Jolly ranchers."
ULTIMO PASSO 13 PRIMITIVO
ULTIMO PASSO 2013 PRIMITIVO
Item: #303707
Bottle Size:750ml
$14.95
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While Primitivo may have the same genetic makeup of Zinfandel, as a wine it’s more similar to those of the old world. The Ultimo Passo Primitivo Salento 2013 is made in a double passimento Read More...
style which gives the wine more richness. This Primitivo has a beautiful rustic quality and shows rich aromas of red and dried fruits. Definetely old world!
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