96 Point Negroamaro Riserva: 2015 Masca del Tacco Lu Ceppu Salice Salentino Riserva

Negroamaro, also known as Italy’s “dark beauty” is one of Puglia’s most cherished varieties. This powerful dark grape delivers rustic wines that combine perfume and earthiness, resulting in rich, ripe, intense wines.

Today’s offer, the 2015 Masca del Tacco Lu Ceppu Salice Salentino Riserva is the perfect bottle for wine lovers who are looking for adeep full-bodied red, packed with jammy notes. This is simply put, a Negroamaro at its best.

Puglia, aka“Tuscany of the South”, is a land filled with traditions, culture, alluring landscapes, pristine nature, amazing food, and most importantly, amazing wine producers, like Masca del Tacco. The estate was founded in 2010 when Felice Mergè bought and restored a century-old building. Owners and winemakers, Manlio and Felice Mergè perfectly combine traditional winemaking with modern state-of-the-art technology, with a simple yet powerful goal in mind:“honor the tradition, identity, and terroir, delivering outstanding wines made with passion, commitment, and experience.”

Masca del Tacco's amazing high quality has paid off and in the past years, it hasgained the heart of some of the world's major wine critics, including the world-renowned Italian critic, Luca Maroni, who year after year blesses these wines with 95+ scores. This 100% Negroamaro, was no exception, Maroni awarded this iconic wine with a 96-point score.

Here it is, don’t miss the chance to buy a bottle (or 6 for free shipping) of this Italian “Dark beauty” coming from a spectacular Puglian winery and under $25/bottle (that’s the lowest price anywhere!) 

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