Papale Linea Oro Primitivo Di Manduria 2016, Dop

Zinfandel/Primitivo Zinfandel/Primitivo
Puglia, Italy

$23.95 (261784)

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May 01, 2021

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Here is a full bodied, quite soft, thick and very flavourful primitivo (aka zinfandel) with very ripe plum/prune...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Rich and distinctive, this seductive primitivo offers ripe tannins, a surprising acidic zest and a notable mineral...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Papale is a bruiser of a primitivo, thick, saucy, soupy, stewed and very chalky. Full fruit, more wood and all in for...

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Community Reviews (4)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

The rich, focused nose of medium-high intensity delivers aromas of dark berry, blackberry, currant, bramble, and spices. The chewy, full-ish bodied, structured palate is spicy with some warmth and has slightly sweet flavours of wood spice, tart cherry, dark berry, plum, and touches of leather. Bright, tart acidity lifts the palate, while ripe tannins are smooth with a slightly chalky texture. Finishes pleasantly dry with mineral notes lingering on the long finish. Tasted Apr/2021.

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Ghislain Lalonde
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Jason LeBlanc
Jason LeBlanc

Supposedly drank at the Vatican by the pontif himself

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