Wine Vinicola del Priorat, "Onix" Classic Blanco, Priorat DO
Reviews of purchase Vinicola del Priorat, "Onix" Classic Blanco, Priorat DO
The wine is yellow-golden color with greenish reflections.
The taste of wine is very fresh, nice and energetic, with good acidity, smooth texture, hints of spices and baking a dough. The finish is long, with notes of fruit with white pulp.
Bright fruit aroma of wine is filled with notes of peach, pear and tropical fruits that complement the subtle notes of honey and herbal nuances.
The wine goes well with grilled or baked fish (especially salmon and tuna), grilled chicken, roast turkey, pheasant, rabbit, pasta, seafood in white wine and cream sauce.
Wines range "Onyx" are made from crops from the best vineyards of the union members Vinicola del Priorat. "Onyx" The wines are consistently high quality and deserve to be rated in the wine ratings.
"Onix" Classic Blanco - young, fresh white wine with bright fruit tones in taste and aroma. Wine is made from grapes Grenache Blanc and Macabeo grown on slate soils of the vineyards, divided into the hills around the village gratallops. "Onyx" Blanco is not intended for long-term storage, the freshness of the wine best enjoyed within 2 years after the release.
Vinicola del Priorat - the old society, the history of which began in 1917. It is located in gratallops, 150 km from Barcelona. Vinicola owned land in four villages - Lloar, Gratallops, La Vilella Alta and La Vilella Baixa, which in 1991 decided to join forces in a cooperative. The total vineyard area of 210 hectares, they are distributed to more than 300 small areas in all the villages. The cooperative is constantly expanding their holdings by buying up abandoned vineyards and developing the local wineries. The modern wine cellar produces about one million liters of wine per year. In addition to the wine cooperative is engaged in production and even olive oil.
Today the products of the company Vinicola del Priorat has become more popular brands in the market, 75% of the total production is exported to more than twenty countries around the world.