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Salice Salentino is produced mainly from Negroamaro, combined with a small amount of Malvasia Nera. The modern winemaking allows to obtain a wine with bright purplish red, with intense aromas of black fruit and a fresh palate characterized by slightly bitter finish typical of the variety. Serve at 16-18°C, very versitile in food pairing.


  • Variety: 90% Negroamaro - 10% Malvasia Nera
  • Grape harvest: Between the first and second week in September. Vineyard yield: 80-90 q/ha
  • Wine making: Maceration for 8-9 days at 28°C with frequent pumpovers.
  • Aging: 12 months in glass-lined cement vats and after 3-4 months in one-year old small oak
  • Tasting notes: Deep ruby red; rich bouquet, with notes of dried plum and morello cherry; complex palate, with a classic bitterish finish.
  • Alcohol: 13.5% vol*

    (* Depending on the year, the analytical values may vary slightly)

Rivera, Salice Salentino DOC, 2021

SKU: 11286_2021
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