- There are currently no submitted critic scores.
Submit a Critic ScoreClose
A decent Salentino... could be a little more rounded. Notes of blackberry, light leather on the back end... Read more
Delicious! A steal, complex yet mensely pleasurable. One to buy by the case and share. Read more
On the jammy side, with syrupy cassis and blackberry compote notes flecked with hints of spice and smoke. Exhibits a round, heavy finish. Drink now. Read more
Food Pairings for La Corte Salice Salentino
External Reviews for La Corte Salice Salentino
On the jammy side, with syrupy cassis and blackberry compote notes flecked with hints of spice and smoke. Exhibits a round, heavy finish. Drink now.
This has to be one of my favorite recent finds. The 2010 La Corte Salice Salentino is a stunner. I did not expect such a delicious, full-bodied and bold wine with a perfectly smooth finish at this price point. Too often I have come across tight, bitter Italian reds that put a large grimace on my face that lasts until I can stop feeling fur on my tongue. La Corte Salice Salentino is made up of 85% Negroamaro and 15% Malvasia Nera grapes. The wine is produced in stainless steel and oak. It has a dark ruby color and is surprisingly quite jammy. Plum, dark berry, tobacco and even gingerbread greet the nose, and sweet and smoky fig lingers long after your first taste. This wine is excellent with crusty bread, tapenade, and Italian hard cheeses.
Best Wine Deals
importing Spanish WineReplied
Siduri Wines Pinot Noir 'Keefer Ranch' (2012)Reviewed
Does Wine Make You Over-Weight?Replied
Syrah Offline 7/19/14 Sonoma County - OP Updated 7/7/14Replied
Gaetano d'Aquino Asti Spumante Dolce (NV)Wishlisted
Whatcha drinking tonight?Replied
Taittinger "Comtes de Champagne" Blanc de Blancs Brut (2002)Wishlisted
Clean Slate Riesling (2013)Reviewed
Santa Julia Cabernet Sauvignon (2011)Rated