Aromas of fig, blueberry, and notes of sage. Pairs well with margarita pizza or pasta with bolognese sauce.
Primitivo is a dark-skinned grape known for producing spicy wines with jammy blackberry flavors. It has chewy
tannins and a sweet finish. Primitivo has been determined to be genetically equivalent to Zinfandel, with its origins in
Croatia. Although Primitivo selections were generally superior to those of Zinfandel. Primitivo is earlier ripening
and has less disease susceptibility. The wines can also be high in alcohol, rustic and earthy. A hearty wine grape that
was brought over from the ‘Boot” of Italy in the 19th century, and widely planted throughout California.