Wine Vinicola del Priorat, "Onix" Classic, Priorat DO
Reviews of purchase Vinicola del Priorat, "Onix" Classic, Priorat DO
The wine is dark red cherry color with purple reflections.
Taste the wine a rich, well-structured, with firm tannins, good acidity, hints of red fruits, pleasant aftertaste.
Bright, durable, powerful aroma of the wine is filled with notes of blueberry, raspberry, cake with cherries, cranberries, balsamic nuances.
The wine goes well with game dishes with thick sauce, stewed meat with herbs, roasted or grilled red meats, fried chicken or stuffed turkey.
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 - young, fresh red wine with strong fruity flavor and well structured taste. Wine is made from grape varieties Garnacha and Carignano, which is highly adapted to the slate soils of vineyards, divided into the hills around the village gratallops. Ripeness of grapes is monitored using a phenolic ripening parameters. Harvested by hand in boxes of 15 kg. Vinification takes place in stainless steel tanks of 2500 liters. Once the alcoholic fermentation at a temperature of 25 ° C is performed 20-day maceration.
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.