Luccarelli | Negroamaro | Puglia, Italy
Yes, this red guy right here is from the heel of Italy!
Tasting notes: Red ruby color with intense aroma of plum, blackberry, black cherry, blueberry, hint of herbs, spices, oaky notes, leather and hint of mushroom.
Let the wine breath for about 20min, and enjoy some surprises like sweet cherry aroma, hint of cottoncandy, nutty, caramelized, vanilla, dried figs with hint of mocca and mustard on the nose.
Dry wine with full bodied, fresh, medium to high acidity, high tannin with smooth long finish.
Food pairing recommendation: Grilled Saikoro Beef with mushroom sauce.