PRIMITIVO DI MANDURIA DOLCE NATURALE DOCG
Philia is a sweet natural wine originated from over 50-year-old Primitivo vineyards, that yield around 5 tons per hectare. On the nose, the dominant fragrances are cherries, ripe plums, blackcurrants and spicy notes. This wine has a very good structure and its taste is rich, with pleasant notes of spices and liquorice. It perfectly matches with almond pastries, as well as with aged cheese..
Alcohol: 15+4% vol.
Production area: Manduria (south of Taranto)
Grape yield per hectare: kg 4,000 – 5,000
Production method: vinification by maceration with controlled temperature at max 26°C. Fermentation spontaneously stops at about 15 alc. by vol. Refinement in 10 hl barrels at least for 8 months.