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Castello Monaci Liante Salice Salentino 2008

Winemaker's Notes:

Winemaker's notes:Deep ruby-red color; intense and complex bouquet with hints of wild cherry conserve dried plums chocolate and vanilla; powerful warm and balanced flavour with an elegant aftertas

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Castello Monaci:
The choice of grape varieties is a combination of local viticultural tradition–indigenous Negroamaro, Primitivo and Malvasia Nera–with scientific vineyard management through a careful selection of clones and root stocks. The tufa (‘rocks’) of local soils contribute structure to the wine, aid in drainage for the vines, and reflect the light, helping the sun’s work for the vines. Dug out of subte... Read more
The choice of grape varieties is a combination of local viticultural tradition–indigenous Negroamaro, Primitivo and Malvasia Nera–with scientific vineyard management through a careful selection of clones and root stocks. The tufa (‘rocks’) of local soils contribute structure to the wine, aid in drainage for the vines, and reflect the light, helping the sun’s work for the vines. Dug out of subterranean rock, the geometric-shaped cellar houses 1,000 barriques and modern temperature-controlled systems that allow small parcels of grapes to be vinified separately. Read less

External Reviews for Castello Monaci Liante Salice Salentino

External Review
Source: NapaCabs.com
07/06/2011

Winemaker Notes - deep ruby-red colour; intense and complex bouquet with hints of wild cherry conserve, dried plums, chocolate and vanilla; powerful, warm and balanced flavour with an elegant aftertaste of very ripe fruit and spices, with a pleasant balsamic finish and slightly bitter aftertaste of green almonds.


External Review
Source: CityWineCellar.com
11/27/2010

Winemaker's notes:Deep ruby-red color; intense and complex bouquet with hints of wild cherry conserve, dried plums, chocolate and vanilla; powerful, warm and balanced flavour with an elegant aftertaste of very ripe fruit and spices, with a pleasant slightly bitter finish.80% negroamaro, 20% malvasia nera di LecceFood matches: roast and stewed red meats, lamb, kid, mature cheeses.


External Review
Source: CityWineCellar.com
04/12/2011

Winemaker's notes:Deep ruby-red color; intense and complex bouquet with hints of wild cherry conserve, dried plums, chocolate and vanilla; powerful, warm and balanced flavour with an elegant aftertas



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Winemaker's notes:Deep ruby-red color; intense and complex bouquet with hints of wild cherry conserve dried plums chocolate and vanilla; powerful warm and balanced flavour with an elegant aftertas

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