Primitivo is also known as Zifandel. The term “primitivo” refers to the early-ripening characteristic of the grape. The earliest knowledge of this varietal is that it originated inGreece. This wine is a gem: soft, fruity and laden with rich fruit flavors. Wine loaded of flavor. This is first-rate wine at its best. It has a very nice, slightly earthy finish. This is a perfectly food-friendly wine with several layers of complexity - all interesting.