2008 Layer Cake Primitivo a.k.a. Zinfandel Puglia IGT
201 Ratings
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201 Ratings
2008 Layer Cake Primitivo a.k.a. Zinfandel Puglia IGT

Wine Details

Vineyard

Layer Cake

Varietal

Zinfandel

Style

Red

Wine Description

A balance of elegance and power; inky black fruit, spice and white pepper, jammy black cherries, plums, blackberry fruit, truffles, tar, and espresso. Warm and rich in the mouth with a creamy texture; slight notes of chalky Puglia terroir, the ripe fruit is well supported by the deep structure of the wine. Imagine a cool fall evening, a warm blaze crackling in the fireplace, the wine rich and intriguing, like stories told by old friends.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2012 Vintage) It comes across like a rustic Zinfandel, but with loads of character and personality, displaying an almost savage intensity to its flavors. This is a wild, adventuresome wine that should drink nicely for several years.

Shipping Information

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Vineyard

Layer Cake

Varietal

Zinfandel

Style

Red

A balance of elegance and power; inky black fruit, spice and white pepper, jammy black cherries, plums, blackberry fruit, truffles, tar, and espresso. Warm and rich in the mouth with a creamy texture; slight notes of chalky Puglia terroir, the ripe fruit is well supported by the deep structure of the wine. Imagine a cool fall evening, a warm blaze crackling in the fireplace, the wine rich and intriguing, like stories told by old friends.

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    Good zin, fruity on the front and slightly dry at the finish. Good balance overall, excellent with steak, lasagna or italian red sauce.

    about 3 years
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    Jennifer "loves it". "better than bogle"

    over 3 years
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    not bad taste good..

    almost 3 years
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    outstanding w pizza

    almost 4 years
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    SJB

    smooth fruity

    over 3 years