Tasting Note                         

88   2009  Li Veli  Salice Salentino Passamante  (Falvo)  3/25/12 ($14)

 mostly Negroamaro with some Malvasia Nera  13.5% alc
Color: Medium black cherry. (3.0) Bouquet: Tart black cherry fruit, earthy clay and anise
. (3.0) Body: Excellent acidity and very good fruit. Middleweight. (2.5) Flavor: Parallels bouquet. Tangy and tasty. (3.0) Finish: Less intensity and not as interesting. (2.5)
Overall: Excellent pizza and pasta in red sauce wine. Excellent value. A lot of character for the price, but a little light and could be richer. (14.0)

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