Càntele

Salento Primitivo

8.629 ratings
8.41 pro ratings
Salento, Puglia, Italy
Primitivo
Turkey, White Rice, Chicken, Potato, Pasta, Lamb, Exotic Spices, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Duck, Baking Spices, Mushrooms, Pungent Cheese, Pork, Beef, Chili & Hot Spicy, Onion, Tomato-Based, Soft Cheese
Top Notes For
Ben Franco

Owner Winedown cafe & wine bar

8.4

Deep purple med staining and tears.. Blue fruits bitter dark cherry smooth rich finish some bitterness on the backend

Deep purple med staining and tears.. Blue fruits bitter dark cherry smooth rich finish some bitterness on the backend

Oct 9th, 2016
Andrew Paterson

Prune, chewy, rich, long heavy tears, pear, pasta, chives and flowers, surprisingly long and pleasant

Prune, chewy, rich, long heavy tears, pear, pasta, chives and flowers, surprisingly long and pleasant

Mar 23rd, 2018
Joe F
7.8

Sweeter fruit notes, lighter tannins. Drinkable and balanced but wanted more punch.

Sweeter fruit notes, lighter tannins. Drinkable and balanced but wanted more punch.

Feb 17th, 2018
Xiaoming Ma

Pretty nice fruity!
Tannins really low

Pretty nice fruity!
Tannins really low

Apr 16th, 2017
Rob Nguyen

Hello!

Hello!

Mar 12th, 2017
Patty Jakeway

Was Fantastic with our Bertolli pasta!

Was Fantastic with our Bertolli pasta!

Jan 23rd, 2017
Rita Chen

Inexpensive wine with great taste!

Inexpensive wine with great taste!

Jan 21st, 2017
Noons

Had a bitter finish, stayed on the tongue. Didn't love it.

Had a bitter finish, stayed on the tongue. Didn't love it.

Dec 13th, 2016
Stuart Ritson

Quite sweet and rich, little flat but a good steady drinker. Nice tannins and a red plum skin note.

Quite sweet and rich, little flat but a good steady drinker. Nice tannins and a red plum skin note.

Jul 9th, 2016
Coll Carr

Delicious, well balanced and extremely smooth. Dark red fruit flavours.

Delicious, well balanced and extremely smooth. Dark red fruit flavours.

Jun 30th, 2016