Wine Portal del Priorat, "Trossos" Vells, 2014
Reviews of purchase Portal del Priorat, "Trossos" Vells, 2014
Wine of cherry color with purple highlights.
On the palate the wine is dominated by shades of dark berry jam, balsamic and chocolate nuances. In the long-term, sustainable aftertaste felt tannic notes.
Complex aroma of the wine, with powerful tones of oak, toast, leather and balsamic nuances.
The wine is recommended to serve lamb grilled with herbs, marble veal steak with parmesan and arugula, grilled beef, roast pork, fried chicken, Spanish sausage, ham and sheep's cheese.
Priorat del Portal, "Trossos" Vells, 2011 - fragrant, very bright Spanish red wine, which is made from Carignan grape variety grown in the province of Monsanto on very old vines. The very name of the wine Trossos Vells translated as the old site.
After the harvest, the grapes are separated from the ridges and it is subject to cold maceration. Berries vinified from each plot and maintained independently. Fermentation takes place under strictly controlled temperature. Aging wine is produced throughout the year in barrels of French oak with a capacity of 225 and 300 liters.
Spanish wine region of Priorat, has unique natural conditions, known throughout the world. But fame came to him, it can be said recently - in the 70s of the last century. In 1974, the UN commission investigating the land of Spain on the possibility of agricultural activities in the Priorat, published a report in which it was said that the region has a range of environmental factors, allowing to make the best wines in the world.
In the vineyards portal Affairs Priory, located in the heart of Priorat, cultivated varieties such as Merlot, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon. Age many vines is 80 years. If the first time to get into the Portal del Priorat, did not immediately realize that you are in the vineyard, which grows all mixed up - grapes, lavender, plum and wild cherry. It is not common to use chemicals, the grapes are grown on the principles of organic farming. Near the vineyards Portal del Priorat is a winery with the latest equipment, laboratories, cellars for aging and storing wine for 300 barrels and a wonderful tasting room. Of particular note is the pressing process: design press repeats the process of extrusion of grape juice in hand the old presses.