Wine Arrayan, Syrah, Mentrida DO, 2009
Reviews of purchase Arrayan, Syrah, Mentrida DO, 2009
Wine beautiful garnet color with cherry rim.
Taste wine persistent, velvety, round, with expressive acidity, dominant notes of ripe fruit and spices and well integrated tannins. The finish is long, soft, warm.
Powerful and expressive aroma of the wine reveals notes of ripe black fruit (blackberries), prunes, nuances of violets and spices herbs.
The wine is recommended to serve with red meat, grilled meat, cheeses.
To create a wine using grapes Syrah grown on ecologically clean areas in the region of Castilla La Mancha. Thanks to the good adaptation, this red variety is perfectly caught the local sandy soils and gained new features here. In addition to the characteristic minerality and acidity expressive, he gained velvety on the palate and expressive aroma. Syrah - grapes quite complicated, requiring the handling of certain knowledge and skills. However, the company Arraial winemakers who are the true masters of their craft, get out of it elegant, fleshy, rounded wine, full fruit flavors and fine tannins. Crop for the production of wine are harvested by hand and then carefully sorted. Cold maceration lasts for two days. Fermentation is carried out in stainless steel vats at a controlled temperature for 20 days, followed by malolactic fermentation. Wine is aged 12 months in French oak barrels and 12 months in bottle, becoming more powerful, aromatic and complex. Arraial wine, Syrah has a long storage potential for over 10 years.
Harvesting is done by hand in small 20-kg boxes that immediately come to the winery adjacent to the vineyards. Grapes carefully sorted manually, and bad clusters immediately deleted. Vinification lasts between 20 to 30 days at a controlled temperature and manufactured in stainless steel tanks. At the beginning of winter wine is placed in French oak barrels, where the long stage of aging.
The first vintage of wine environmentally friendly company Arraial entered the implementation in 2003. To date, the winery has expanded its range of products, and now the production company's portfolio consists of two monosortovyh wines, whiskeys, wines and fresh fruit rose wine. This is true of Spanish wines deservedly awarded the highest quality classification Denominacion de Origen.