Tenute Rubino Marmorelle Rosso 2013
One of the most typical blends of Salentinian oenology. A light touch of black Malvasia and short wood ageing add extra complexity. Colour: Intense and bright ruby. Bouquet: A wide and variegated array, with ethereal and fine notes of cherry, blackcurrants, blueberries and blackberries, hints of nutmeg and cocoa. Taste: Warm and pleasant with a great correspondence between taste and nose. The fruit well-amalgamates with the tannins and its fine acidity. Characteristics: A spontaneous and smooth wine with a modern and dynamic personality, it strikes for its outstanding pleasantness. Food Matches: To be served with "tagliatelle alla bolognese", saltimbocca alla romana, stuffed aubergines, fried meatballs with tomato sauce, roasted lamb with potatoes, shortly seasoned cheeses.
Wine SpectatorA balanced, easy-drinking red, with light tannins and flavors of sun-dried cherry, smoke, dried thyme and ground peppercorn. Negroamaro. Drink now. 700 cases made.