Apollonio Valle Cupa 2001, Igt Salento Rosso

Other Red Other Red
Puglia, Italy

$12.95 (84046)

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  • 8787
87 pts
9
January 23, 2010

Critic Reviews (8)

Winecurrent
Winecurrent

This is a gorgeous effort that delivers on all counts, and then some. Earthy, toasty and smoked bacon aromas rip off...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

medium to full bodied, medium to pronounced intensity, high alcohol, fresha cidity, smooth tannins, creamy texture;...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

A rich, layered, full-bodied red bursting with black fruit. Drink: 2008-2012. 

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

This 50/50 blend of Negroamaro and Primitivo was aged in oak for 12 months. Very deep intense purple colour. Spicy,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a very generous, soft and rich mature red with ripe raisiny-cooked cherry fruit with chocolate, nougat and...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

I wasn't quite sure what to make of the curious banana bread aromas on the nose - likely some carbonic maceration...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

An ultra wood-infused Salento red, made from primitivo and negroamaro 50-50. Pure vanilla and toasted wood aromas...

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Vintages
Vintages

Rich and opulent but with a rugged personality, you can taste the heat of southern Italy. A 50/50 blend of Negroamaro...

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Community Reviews (1)

Stephan W
Stephan W

Wow, cellaring wine really pays off ! Very distinctive medium to full body wine with oaky flavours and very decent complexity. Very smooth, especially for an Old World wine. Tasted May 2012.

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