Wine Costers del Siurana, Dolc de L'Obac, Priorat DOC, 2003, 0.5 L
Reviews of purchase Costers del Siurana, Dolc de L'Obac, Priorat DOC, 2003, 0.5 L
The wine is dark purple.
The wine has an elegant, fresh, well-balanced taste with notes of blackberry and raspberry, and a long silky finish.
Fragrant bouquet of the wine is filled with tones of black chokeberry and other wild fruits, interwoven with delicate notes of raspberry.
The wine is perfect to accompany desserts, combined with fruit or as a standalone drink. Decanting is recommended for at least half an hour.
Dolc de L'Obac - one of the rarest wines in the world, its annual production is less than 9 barrels in the best year, and 5-6 - in normal years. Wine storage capacity is at least 25 years.
Winery Costers del Siurana (Kosters del Siurana) was established in 1979 in the mountainous region of Catalonia married couple - Carlos Pastrana and Mariano Jorge. The purpose of the business founders saw the preservation and improvement of the existing winemaking traditions of the Spanish region of Priorat, which began with the Order of the Carthusian monks of Scala Dei (Catalonia). Winery owners have done a lot to restore the old vineyards with autochthonous varieties Tempranillo, Garnacha and Karin, are in the ruins, and planted new, with an emphasis on European grape varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah, and reconstructed cellar, setting them modern equipment . Now the company owns 119 acres of well kept vineyards with very low yields.
Wine under the brand name "Kosters del Siurana" immediately won international recognition. Thanks used in winemaking techniques soft-pressed wort, manual breast pump, Slow wine in oak barrels and the refusal of filtration, the wine of the economy characterized by individual style, depth, elegance and complexity.