2014 Produttori di Manduria 'Lirica' Primitivo
CP Vini, as the co-op is known today, currently has 400 members called “Maestri del Primitivo” was founded in 1928. The fruit comes from the subregion of Manduria, considered to be one of the best areas for Primitivo - as is has a bit of elevation and benefits from the cooling influence of the ocean on both sides of the peninsula - making for wines of freshness and finesse. 100% Primitivo from Manduria. Vines range in age from 20 - 50 years. Wine is fermented in thermo-controlled stainless steel tanks and then aged 3 months in barriques of Allier French oak. Smooth and supple, showing good density to its ripe, spicy blackberry and raspberry fruit, which remains fresh through to the tarry finish.