Salice Salento

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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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Salice Salento, doc for robust red wine made mainly from negroamaro grapes in south east Italy. The DOC Salice Salentino Bianco was created for Chardonnay-based whites, although the variety has no history nor much adaptability here. For more details, see puglia.