Il Bruno Dei Vespa Primitivo Salento 2020

Goes with almost any food!
  • $51.00

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Primary Notes: Blackberries, Currant, Black Cherry Strawberry

Secondary Notes:

Tertiary Notes: Dried FruitLeather

Body: Medium

Dryness: Neutral

Acidity: Light

Tannin: Medium -

Alcohol (%):

Origin: Puglia, Italy

Maker: Vespa

Grape: Primitivo (Zinfandel, Crljenak Kastelanski)


Awards: >85 pts


Serving Temperature: Best enjoyed at 18 degrees

Asian Food Pairing: Curry with cheese oinion prata, sio ba, roasted duck

Western Food Pairing: Marinara, eggplant parmesan


Il Bruno Dei Vespa Primitivo Salento 2020

Il Bruno Dei Vespa Primitivo has an intense ruby red and a typical and intense scents if dried flowers, cherries and blackberries with spicy details of vanilla and white pepper. The palate is smooth and ripe with an attractive spicy character and a long velvety finish.

Wine producers generally reserve their names to the most important wine in the winery. Bruno Vespa made the opposite choice, he baptized the most economical wins because his challenge is to get as many consumers as possible to approach a product with an excellent relationship between quality and selling price. This bottle of Primitivo Salento can elegantly accompany daily meals

100% Primitivo from Salento where vineyards are elevated at about 90m and grown in clay soil. The average age of vines are about 15 – 20 years and the harvest was one within the first 15 days of September. Maceration with skin took place for 10 days with several punch downs. Malolactic fermentation is completed in barrique and aged for 4 months in Never and Troncais Barrique.

Also try this organic Primitivo from Puglia.



Very lively aromas of cherry and bubblegum spice carry the nose, while the palate is equally fruit driven. Gentle tannins give a frame to the soft cherry-laden body, with juicy acidity and orange spice tones lifting it all up