Mangalah®

Primitivo Rosso Gioia del Colle DOC Riserva

Mangalah is a finely decorated velvety bracelet of Arab falconers, a connecting element between Man and Falcon, expression of the true Soul of the Primitivo of Gioia del Colle.

Grapes
100% Primitivo

Production area
Gioia del Colle (Ba), Turi (Ba)

Climate
Warm dry windy

Soil
Clayey, calcareous, chalky

Training System
60 years Apulian alberello cultivation

Harvest period
Beginning of September, hand-picked into crates

Vinification
Destemming - maceration in stainless steel tanks for 15-20 days with various phases of pumping over - fermentation with natural yeasts at a controlled temperature of 22-24°C

Maturation and ageing
Stainless steel tanks - small Tronçais containers for about 12 months

Characteristics
Ruby red color with purple notes. On the nose, it captures delights of ripe cherries and black cherries, followed by balsamic spices on echoes of blackberry jams, cocoa beans, black dried figs, and toasted carob. Powerful taste, enveloping and balanced by velvety and soft tannins and a sanctified acidity

Alcohol
15,5% vol.

Pairing
Grilled local meats, hunter-style pheasants and lamb, aged cheeses. A wine for meditation.

Serving temperature
18° C

Bottle size
75 cl - 1,5 l

Notes
For important moments with family and friends, to celebrate important pursued and achieved results