If you want fruit-forward, ripe, red wine for a good price, look no further than Apulia! A red full-bodied wine that pairs well with a wide variety of foods.
The cultivation of Primitivo in Puglia may come from the Phoenician or from Greek colonization. Whatever the origin, this ancient vine exists in this area for a long time, since the late eighteenth century. The vinification of Primitivo grapes achieves a notorious and complex wine, excellent with all varieties of dishes. Thanks also to the aging wine-making techniques, this wine has been enhanced recently.