Wine "Pirineos Seleccion" Merlot-Cabernet Crianza, Somontano DO
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Reviews of purchase "Pirineos Seleccion" Merlot-Cabernet Crianza, Somontano DO
Wine color of ripe cherries with purple reflections.
The wine has a soft, pleasant, well-structured taste and long finish.
In an intense aroma of wine reveal tones of wild berries on a background of floral notes, reminiscent of violets.
Wine is recommended for red meat, poultry, roast meat and cheese.
"Montesierra" Tinto - dry red wine blend which consists of autochthonous varieties of Tempranillo and Moristel and international Cabernet Sauvignon. The grapes are cultivated in the region Somontano at an altitude of 350 to 650 meters above sea level, in terms of the Atlantic climate, with soft calcareous soils without irrigation. Grapes are processed without the use of chemicals. Harvested by hand and vinified without ridges. Maceration and fermentation take place in metal tanks without oxygen.
The basic idea winery Bodega Pirineos - a connection of current trends in the production of wine and winemaking traditions of the region Somontano. Bodega Pirineos founded in 1993 as a subsidiary of Somontano Cooperative, established in the early 1960s. Today, the company brings together more than 200 growers and is one of the leaders of winemaking in this region. Company "Bodega Pirineos" is constantly investing in modern equipment wine shops in the laboratory for quality control of wines in the cellar for aging wine. In the vineyards focusing on both international grapes, as well as local, autochthonous varieties. The most common red grape varieties used in the production of wines: Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo, Garnacha, Moristel, Parraleta, Merlot, Syrah. Of white grapes grown Chardonnay, Macabeo, Gewurztraminer. The total number of barrels made from American and French oak is 3 thousand pieces.