From old primitive grapes aged over 60 years full of ancient stories and whole lives, Cubardi is born, a wine that is a precious and meticulous expression of the Primitive of Salento.
Harvested grapes produced from vineyards of properties located in the territory of Nardò are hand-picked and gently packed in small floured boxes to preserve their integrity. There follows a controlled fermentation at controlled temperature and finally the aging is completed for 6 months in French oak tonneaux, at the second passage; Then 8 months of further aging in the bottle.
This wonderful wine can express intense notes of ripe fruit open doors to pleasant smells of tobacco, in a soft chocolate finish and coffee. Cubardi’s taste is velvety and enveloping, with tannins capable of gently expanding, leaving a pleasant lenght of taste. From the fabric often light, it lays in the palate with dullness, letting its strong personality predictably.