Company Profile

Contact Info
Viale Piceno, 12
74024 Manduria, TA
Italy
Phone: +39 099 9735373
Fax: +39 099 9793120
TA IT
Products Red Wine, Alcoholic Beverages, Wine, Rose Wine, Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Cantore di Castelforte Luigi
Cantore di Castelforte Company, solely owned by the Marquis Cantore di Castelforte and located in Manduria, includes 600 hectares, most of them devoted to the cultivation of Primitivo di Manduria wine and olive trees, and 4 farms between the provinces of Taranto and Ecce. They produce an average of 25,000 quintals of wine per year, which means, eventually, 3,000,000 bottles. The goal is to bring to the market 100% of bottled product. There are also 1,500 quintals of extra virgin olive oil.

Cantore di Castelforte Farms is comprised of the following:
- Centonze Farm
- Tre Torri Farm
- Mazzetta Farm
- Cicimaia Farm
- Wine making Company in Manduria (Taranto)

The farms have their own bottled products with a brand new label. They specialize in the production of excellent red wines and extra-virgin olive oil. The wine Primitivo Donna Maria was awarded at the world known exhibition of Vinitaly (Verona), editions 2002 and 2003 and also at “The International Wine And Spirits Competition 2003” in London.  

Red Wine

VARIETY    PRIMITIVO: 100%
TYPE & COLOR: DRY / RED
VINTAGE: 2000
ALCOHOL BY VOLUME: 14 %
ACIDITY: 0,46
SUGAR RESIDUE: 0,62
BOTTLE SIZE: ml. 750
It is made by small vines “alberello” dating back to 1968. 
The result is the production of a limited dry, strong wine having an intense red color. 
The harvest is made a little bit later than usual for obtaining this wine in Centonze Farm. 
This wine has a strong body and the colour is full of violet nuances. 
The perfume includes fruit and spices, being that the wine spent 6 months in oak barriques. Best served at a temperature of 20° degrees with meat, seasoned cheese, cold cuts or as companion for meditation.

Red Wine

VARIETY: NEGROAMARO 100%
TYPE & COLOR:DRY / RED
VINTAGE: 2002
ALCOHOL BY VOLUME: 13 %
ACIDITY: 0,43
SUGAR RESIDUE: 0,50
BOTTLE SIZE ml.: 750
This wine is made entirely from Negroamaro vines. 
Its ruby red color, with pomegranate nuances, invites you to taste this wine. 
It has a balanced aroma of liquorice and cinnamon. In fact, it spent 6 months in oak barriques. The velvet Negroamaro wine is gaining recognition not only for its delicate taste, but also for its high content of health enhancing anti-oxidant elements. 
Combination with food: roasted meat, game, seasoned cheese. 
Best served at 18-20° C.

Alcoholic Beverages

Wine

Rose Wine

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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