GARNACHA DE MONTANA 2018 Vinos del Viento
Hand harvested Old vines, Dry farmed
7 months in new and neutral French oak
Campo de Borja is the self-proclaimed “Garnacha Empire” and rightfully so. It has an intense, dry continental climate with less than 400mm. of rain per year together with the old grarled vines which are more than 30-50 years old make an intensely aromatic wine.
Viticulture: 30-50-year-old bush vines, which are dry-farmed and grown in the higher part of the Ainzon municipality. Calcareous and sandstone soils with reddish shades due to iron content. The grapes were picked by hand during the second week of October.
Winemaking: The fermentation took place in stainless steel tanks at 26º, with a prolonged maceration of two weeks. Afterward, it was perfected for 7 months in 225L French oak barrels.
Size: 750 mL
|Grape: 100% Garnacha Tinta
|Appearance: Deep and bright ruby color
Aroma: Intense nose displaying complex aro
Taste: It is dry in the mouth with a harmonious balance, supple tannins, and a very tasty fruit concentration filling the mouth with ripe juice, ending in a long finish.
|Pairing: Tapas, charcuterie, lamb roast, stew, poultry, cured cheeses.