Wine Losada Vinos de Finca, "Losada", 2012
Reviews of purchase Losada Vinos de Finca, "Losada", 2012
The wine is clean, bright cherry color with garnet rim.
The taste of the wine shows intense notes of black berries that slowly flow in shades of toast, orange peel, iris, earth and spice. The tannins of medium density are in perfect harmony with elegant acidity. The finish is long and persistent, with hints of burnt oak.
Fresh notes of ripe black fruit in the aroma of wine resonate with expressive tones of toast, dark chocolate, licorice, grass, blue.
The wine will be a couple of birds, sausages, cheeses, meat grilled mushrooms, grilled meats, steamed vegetables.
"Losada", created in 2011 from the red grape variety Mencia gathered in the northern Spanish province of El Bierso with small plots planted with old vines. Mencia grape is autochthonous variety of the region Bierso since medieval times and is characterized by low acidity and high sugar levels. Wines of it is inherent richness, a velvety, smooth and silky taste. Assembled by hand on steep hillsides, grapes are carefully selected and gently crushed before further fermentation. After completion of the malolactic fermentation the wine is aged for 12 months in French and American oak barrels of second and third use. Vintage 2011 was not passed will require pre-filtering and decanting to remove any possible sediment, oxygenate and opportunities to reach their full potential. The period of its use - up to 2020.
Lozada winery covers an area of 2500 sq.m, striking uniqueness of its design and invites you to enjoy one of the most beautiful panoramic views Bierso. Visitor of the building (tasting and reception hall) are available for viewing, while the function room hidden from view under the ground and literally merge with the landscape. The design uses the latest advances, allowing the wine to move through gravity, not the pump; Modern installation to create optimal climatic conditions; upgraded line for bottling wine and the electricity system for the use of solar energy for production.
Since 2005, the process of wine production Lozada is under control of the winemaker Amancio Fernandes, previously collaborated with Domaine de Tar. With his help create a modern, elegant, balanced wines that reflect the character of the vineyards Bierso.