Negroamaro, 2012

Luccarelli

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Luccarelli Salice Salentino 2012

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The wine's story

For most of the 20th century, the Italian wine scene was absolutely dominated by a relatively small handful of wine regions, mostly concentrated in the north of the country and run by large, archai... read more

Sommelier notes

The southern climes of Italy are somewhat under appreciated on the global stage in regards to their wine production, but that won't last very long. They have a host of native varieties and produce ... read more

Food pairings

Negroamaro wines from Salice Salentino are known for their curious blend of power and body, and elegance and delicate characteristics. As such, some claim they’re not the easiest of wines to pair f... read more

Cellar Period

5-10 years - This wine is excellent now, and will hold up really well over the next decade.

    • Pairings
    • Duck
    • Roasted Meat
    • Smoked Meat
    • Veal
    • Italian
    • Braised Beef
    • Roasted Lamb
    • Mediterranean Vegetables
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Bitter
    • Earthy
    • Fatty
    • Rich
    • Unique
    • Seasons
    • Cooler Months
    • Moods
    • Contemplative
    • Mood for something different
    • Oak
    • No