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Date Printed: 12/6/2016
Cantele Salice Salentino Riserva 1999
Cantele Salice Salentino Riserva 1999
(search item no. 51072)
Wine Enthusiast rating: 87 points
PRICE ON 12/6/2016: $13.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2013 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2004 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Full-bodied with a deep ruby color, complex bouquet with flavor of mature fruit, long finish.
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About Cantele:

This winery was founded in 1979 by Giovanni Cantele and his two sons Augusto and Domenico, and is the result of ten years experience in the wine business in the Salentino area. Cantele's latest investments have served to increase their presence in the DOC zone of Salice Salentino in the commune of Guagnano, where they grow the local Negroamaro, Malvasia Nera and Primitivo varieties.