Carvinea - Italian Wines
Primitivo Collezione Primitivo Selection 2013 - Red Salento IGP - Primitivo 100% Description "In certain years the earth gives not just grapes but emotions intended to be preserved. The difference between the two labels, selection and not, lies in the different production process suitable to obtain more structured wines and capable of a surprising longevity. Not in all the years you may have the required concentration of polyphenols, but when this happens it is memorable. "
Beppe di MariaTasting notes It shows a bright and dense ruby red color. On the nose it has scents of ripe cherries in jam, pot pourri of dried flowers and pleasant hints of sweet spices. The taste is rich, fleshy and at the same time fresh and extremely balanced. Alcohol Content 15,5% Vol. Serving temperature 16-18°C Awards Premiato - Guide Vini di Puglia 2016
Negroamaro Collezione Negroamaro Collezione 2013 - Red Salento IGP - Negroamaro 100% Description "In certain years the earth gives not just grapes but emotions intended to be preserved. The difference between the two labels, selection and not, lies in the different production process suitable to obtain more structured wines and capable of a surprising longevity. Not in all the years you may have the necessary required concentration of polyphenols, but when this happens it is memorable. "
Beppe di MariaTasting notes Beautiful ruby red color. The bouquet expresses pleasant aromas of blackberry jam, violet and clove. The taste is powerful, smooth, at the same time elegant and well balanced. The tannins are firm but gentle. The finish is persistent and emotional. Alcohol Content 15% Vol. Serving temperature 16-18°C Awards Tre bicchieri - Guide Vini d’Italia 2016 - Gambero Rosso
Metodo Classico Brut Rosè Metodo Classico 2011 Brut Rosè - Sparkling wine Brut Rosè - Aglianico 100% Description “Bubbles must necessarily express more than any other the utmost elegance of a wine. I wanted to show to those who still, unfortunately, insist that Puglia is not the land of white wine, let alone of classic sparkling metodo classico, that they are wrong. Succeed with my Aglianico Metodo Classico which rests on the lees for 42 months is a great and constant fun”.
Beppe di MariaTasting notes: Soft foam with fine, persistent perlage. Its color is an onion peel pink with copper hints. The perfume is complex with aromas characterized by fruity and flowery notes, enriched with a pleasant touch of bread crust. On the palate, it expresses unique elegance, pleasant freshness and the smoothness of the bubbles. Alcohol Content 12,5 % Vol. Serving temperature 4-6°C Awards Corona - Vini Buoni D'Italia 2016 - Category Perlage Italia Metodo Classico Data Sheet
Negroamaro Negroamaro 2014 - Red Salento IGP - Negroamaro 100% Description "One of the oldest vines of Italy, consul together with Primitivo of the salentine viticulture. I love the versatility of this grape that offers different organoleptic scenarios always giving good results".
Beppe di MariaTasting notes: The color is an intense ruby red. The olfactory receptors are delighted by pleasant floral aromas of ripe red fruits and licorice. The taste is enveloping, dry and, at the same time, fresh and well balanced. The tannins are gentle and elegant. Alcohol Content: 14,5% Vol. Serving Temperature: 16°C Data Sheet
Primitivo Primitivo 2014 - Red Salento IGP - Primitivo 100% Description "The quintessence of the fruit, the pleasantness of the sip, the simplicity of cherry notes, the veracity in the marriage with the earth. Contrary to what one might think, making a great wine with the primitive is not easy, you have to work hard to achieve a perfect balance, but in the chalice returns everything with interests."
Beppe di MariaTasting notes Bright ruby red color, it expresses to the nose aromas of cherry notes, red flowers and pleasant hints of sweet spices. The taste is fresch and fleshy; the finish is persistent with long fruity aftertaste. Alcohol Content 15,5% Vol. Serving temperature 16°C Data Sheet
MerulaRosa MerulaRosa 2015 - Salento Rosè IGP - Montepulciano 100% Description "At the end of the harvest appear between the rows the blackbirds, in the local dialect" merula ", that catch greedily the small grapes remained in the plant and those fallen to the ground. They are particularly greedy of Montepulciano and for that reason I could not fail to dedicate our expression in purity of this vine. "
Beppe di MariaTasting notes Bright cherry colored. On the nose it has typical scents of black currant and red ripe cherry with slightly spicy notes. The palate is lashed by a pleasant freshness and an important sapidity; the taste is persistent and enriched with fruity flavors. Alcohol Content 12% Vol. Serving temperature 10-12 °C Awards Gold Medal – 2° National Wine Competition Vini Rosati d’Italia – 2012 Data Sheet
Lunachiena Lunachiena 2015 - Red Salento IGP - Montepulciano, Aglianico and Petit Verdot Description "The full moon always makes me come to mind, by analogy, the great wisdom of the elderly that can brighten even the darkest nights. This wine is for me the exaltation of the fruit and a tribute to the convivial pleasure."
Beppe di MariaTasting notes Ruby red color, it expresses intense plum and black cherry jam aromas. On the palate it is fresh, soft and enveloping, with smooth and well-blended tannins. The finish is long and satisfying with delicate mineral notes. Alcohol Content 13,5% Vol. Serving temperature: 16 °C Awards Selected in the guide “Bere Bene” Gambero Rosso for best value for money Data Sheet
Lucerna Lucerna 2015 - White Salento IGP - Fiano 100% Description "I've always loved fresh, light white wines and their elegant and delicate aromas. I called this Fiano Lucerna as the ancient oil lamps that were used in the farm at night to move from room to room in homage to the light they emanate and the simplicity of the flavor that they give. "
Beppe di MariaTasting notes: Bright, straw-yellow. The main aromatic hints remind of white slightly ripe fruit and delicate floral notes. The palate is very fresh and flaunts an interesting acidic “verve” and good sapidity. Alcohol Content 12,5% Vol. Serving Temperature 10-12 C° Data Sheet
SIERMA WRT no added sulfites Sierma without added sulfites 2013 - Red Salento IGP - Aglianico 100% Description “Aglianico is without doubt one of my favorite vines. Gruff and dour, sour and at the same time capable of delicate caresses. I decided to entrust to this beautiful vine the task of being the representative of Carvinea for the ambitious research project of which we are proud of being part: Wine Research Team”
Beppe di MariaTasting notes It showcases a deep and impenetrable ruby red. It brings with it waves of blacks blueberry jam, sweet spices and eucalyptus. The palate is full and rich, balanced with consistent aromatic sensations. The finish is long and elegant. Alcohol Content 13% Vol. Serving temperature 18-20°C Awards Cinque Grappoli – Bibenda – Duemilavini 2015 – Franco M. Ricci