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Tormaresca Torcicoda Primitivo 2013


SKU 8858600288


Color : Intense ruby red. Aroma: Rich and ripe with notes of plums, cherries, vanilla, and chocolate. Flavor: A supple wine, the ripe red fruit and spice de ne a complex structure, properly tannic but balanced and avorful as well
Category Red Wine
Country Italy
Region Puglia
Appellation Salento
Brand Tormaresca
Alcohol/vol 14%
  • wa90

Wine AdvocateThe 2013 Primitivo Torcicoda is a great value option that offers an authentic taste of Puglian winemaking. The wine boasts the Antinori family's signature touch with bold layers of spice and dark fruit that contrast each other in seamless fashion. The slightly cooler vintage offers a pretty view onto the Primitivo grape and its aromas of blackberry preserves and spicy tobacco. Smooth tannins and soft consistency make for a fitting close.

Monica Larner, April 2015
  • ws89

Wine SpectatorA hint of violet gives this a floral overtone, with finely meshed flavors of ripe black cherry, minerally earth, star anise and fragrant grilled herb somewhat subdued by the taut frame. Needs some air or short-term cellaring to shine. Best from 2016 through 2020. 4,000 cases imported.

Alison Napjus, September 30, 2015