Santa Maria la Palma - Cagnulari Alghere 2015
Another nice red one from Sardinia - Cagnulari is a local grape variety. Cantina Santa Maria La Palma – Cagnulari 2015 (81 tsomw points)
In the glass a deep ruby red color with garnet hues.
In the nose red fruit like cherries and berries, liquorice, something vegetable and spices.
On the palate solid, warm and smooth with again notes of red fruit.
Colour: Deep ruby red, tending towards violet.
Aroma: Intense, seductive and typical, with hints of liquorice and forest fruits.
Palate: Rounded, smooth, intense and persistent, with assertive notes of red berry fruit and Marasca cherry.
Serving temperature: 18 – 20° C
Alcohol level: 12.5 – 13.5 % vol.
Matching: Works well with mid-seasoned cheeses, risottos and boiled or roasted white or red meats.