Our Puglia mixed dozen consists of all the Menhir Salento wines. These tend to be a huge crowd pleaser and we believe you'll love them too!
How's it taste?
Our Puglia mixed dozen consists of all the Menhir Salento wines. These tend to be a huge crowd pleaser and we believe you'll love them too!2 x Menhir Salento Pass-O100% Fiano Minutolo grape variety provides a straw yellow with golden hues with a bouquet of plum and jasmine. The palate is elegant, warm and enveloping, with notes of honey.Perfect with herb cheeses, fish soup, salad of smoked salmon, risotto with asparagus and shrimps, risotto with wild chicory and gorgonzola cheese, gnocchi made from pumpkin with taleggio cheese, sushi, fig and almond tart.1 x Menhir Salento Novementi RoseThis wine is made from 100% Negroamaro with a look of cherry rose and a bouquet of raspberry and candy bonbons. The palate is red fruit and basil.Perfect pairing with short aged cheeses, grilled poultry, and shellfish.2 x Menhir Salento Negroamaro100% Negroamaro grape with a deep red and purplish colour. With a pleasantly complex bouquet, flavoured with spices and figs, blackcurrants and blackberries. The palate is subtle, pleasant and fresh with flavours of herbs and cherry jam with a long lasting and harmonious aftertastePerfect with pasta with ragout of red meat, stewed rabbit, grilled lamb roulades, soup made with peas and beans, partially matured cheeses such as pecorino.2 x Menhir Salento Primitivo100% Primitivo produces a strong ruby-red with a violet tint in this wine.The bouquet is ripe morello cherries, mint and blackberries with a pleasant, fresh, clear and expressive palate.Perfect with salted meat, such as capocollo and soppressata, bacon-fat and Faeto ham, maritati (type of Apulian pasta) with ragout of mixed meat, roast lamb with wild thyme and grilled potatoes, partially matured cheeses, such as caciocavallo podolico.2 x Menhir Salento Pietra Primitivo (Organic)Made from 100% Primitivo grape produces a colour of ruby red with violet hues. The bouquet is strawberry, blackberry and raspberry. The palate is fresh, with excellent acidity, is slightly astringent with soft tannins.Perfect with braised meats and pastas or risottos with tomato sauce.2 x Menhir Salento Pietra Negroamaro (Organic)This wine is 100% Negroamaro and produces a colour of ruby red with violet hues. The bouquet is strawberry, blackberry and raspberry. The palate is fresh, with excellent acidity, is slightly astringent with soft tannins.Perfect with braised meats and pastas or risottos with tomato sauce.1 x Menhir Salento SusumanielloMade from 100% Susumaniello grape that produces a colour of intense ruby red with a purple red tint. The bouquet is red berry with spiced fragrances and the palate is round with generous structure and with some tannins.Perfect with pasta (orecchiette, lasagne, maccheroni) with meat ragout, matured cheeses caciocavallo podolico, pecorino and herbs cheeses, grilled meat.
How was it made?
2 x Menhir Salento Pass-O 1 x Menhir Salento Novementi (Rose) 2 x Menhir Salento Negroamaro 2 x Menhir Salento Primitivo 2 x Menhir Salento Pietra Negroamaro (Organic) 2 x Menhir Salento Pietra Primitivo (Organic) 1 x Menhir Salento Susumaniello