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47 Ratings
Cantele Primitivo

Wine Details

Vineyard

Cantele

Varietal

Zinfandel

Style

Red

Region

Italy

Wine Description

Cantele's Primitivo offers up dark red fruit, licorice, leather and dark plums. Very smooth with excellent balance.

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    fuller bodied for an Italian wine. some leather blackberries a bit of tang. liked it a little too sharp.

    almost 6 years
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    light on palate,fresh, good acidity, Tracy liked it, red fruit, little tannins

    almost 7 years
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    nice fruit, zesty, limited tannins and smooth. velvety.

    almost 6 years
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    love it, spicy like primus medium body

    over 6 years
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    Full bodied but Not too jammy

    almost 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2005 Vintage)
  • Wine Advocate
    (2005 Vintage)
  • Robert Parker
    (2005 Vintage)
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: Good Value - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 06/07