Tormaresca Torcicoda Puglia 2017

 

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Tormaresca Torcicoda Puglia 2017

Antinori invested in this domaine back in 1998. In this short period of time, Tomaresca has become a flagship of Puglian production.

Red Fruits - Prune - Spice

Tormaresca Torcicoda Puglia 2017

Antinori invested in this domaine back in 1998. In this short period of time, Tomaresca has become a flagship of Puglian production.

Red Fruits - Prune - Spice

GRAPES 100% Primitivo
VINTAGE 2017
The 2017 vintage experienced hot dry weather conditions throughout
the entire growing season. Salento is an area where viticultural
practices have been adapted over the centuries to face torrid climatic
conditions. However, this season did not see extreme
actually summer was influenced by cold northerly winds (tramontane)
that provided excellent temperature fluctuations between day and
night favoring development of the grapes’ aromatic components.
Primitivo grapes for Torcicoda were harveste
August and the beginning of September.
concentration levels.
PRODUCTION Grapes were harvested slightly over
berries were crushed, maceration on the skins took place for a period of
approximately 13 days in stainless steel tanks with gentle pump
and délestage. During this phase, the wine completed alcoholic
fermentation at a temperature no higher than 27° C (81° F) a
then transferred into French and Hungarian oak barriques where
malolactic fermentation occurred. Torcicoda was aged for
approximately 10 months in barriques and additional 6 months in the
bottle before being released.
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14% vol.
TASTING NOTES
Color Intense ruby red in color with purple highlights
Aromas Red fruit aromas of black cherries, cherries preserved in spirits and
plums merge with hints of licorice and delicate notes of candied fruit.
Palate Soft generous entry. This wine has good structure with a balanced and
elegant tannic profile.
SERVING TEMPERATURE 18-20 °C (64
Primitivo del Salento I.G.T.
The 2017 vintage experienced hot dry weather conditions throughout
the entire growing season. Salento is an area where viticultural
practices have been adapted over the centuries to face torrid climatic
conditions. However, this season did not see extreme temperatures,
actually summer was influenced by cold northerly winds (tramontane)
that provided excellent temperature fluctuations between day and
night favoring development of the grapes’ aromatic components.
Primitivo grapes for Torcicoda were harvested between the end of
August and the beginning of September. Fully ripened berries had good
Grapes were harvested slightly over-ripe. After the
crushed, maceration on the skins took place for a period of
approximately 13 days in stainless steel tanks with gentle pump-overs
and délestage. During this phase, the wine completed alcoholic
fermentation at a temperature no higher than 27° C (81° F) and was
then transferred into French and Hungarian oak barriques where
malolactic fermentation occurred. Torcicoda was aged for
approximately 10 months in barriques and additional 6 months in the
Intense ruby red in color with purple highlights
Red fruit aromas of black cherries, cherries preserved in spirits and
plums merge with hints of licorice and delicate notes of candied fruit. Soft generous entry. This wine has good structure with a balanced and
20 °C (64-68 °F)

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Bottles Per Case 6
Vintage 2017
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