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Region: Salento, Puglia
Appellation: IGT
Varietal: 100% Negroamaro
Alcohol: 14%
Soil Composition: Shallow red soil on calcareous rock
Vine Training Method: Guyot
Elevation: 0 ft.
Vine Exposure: Southeast
Harvest Time: First week of September
Fermentation Container: Stainless Steel
Length of Alcoholic Fermentation: 7-10 days
Type of Aging Container: Oak
Length of Aging Before Bottling: 6 Months
Months Length of Bottle Aging: 6 Months
Organically Grown: Yes

Menhir N° Zero

Wine Description

Menhir Salento was founded in 2012 by two brothers, Gaetano and Vito Marangelli, in Minervino di Lecce, a hidden gem between Lecce and Otranto. The vinery is surrounded by archeological sites dating pre-roman era.

Tasting Notes

Menhir Salento was founded in 2012 by two brothers, Gaetano and Vito Marangelli, in Minervino di Lecce, a hidden gem between Lecce and Otranto. The vinery is surrounded by archeological sites dating pre-roman era.

Food Pairings

Braised meat, pastas, and risottos with tomato sauce.

 

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