Category Archives: Primitivo

Uncle Zin Appassimento

I’m a fan of Zinfandel. I’m a fan of Primitivo. I’m a fan of Apassimento. I’m a fan of big robust looking bottles. I’m a fan of Spaghetti Westerns. If you were to pull together a marketing focus group to design a bottle of wine I might buy, then this is probably what it would… Read More »

ASDA Extra Special Primitivo 2010

I’m not an ASDA shopper by habit.  It’s an odd supermarket and the combination of weird Radio ASDA playing bad covers of Christmas music and exhorting me to buy, the giant primary colour sign-age with rounded pricing and the odd stocking policies tend to result in bizarre panic buys and very little of what’s actually… Read More »