ELABORATION: 5 months of ageing “sur lie” with “batonnage”* in French oak barrels (Never).*Ageing on natural fine lees, which is raised at regular intervals during a period of time between 2 - 6 months.
COLOUR: Rubi rose, with violet rims.
NOSE: Rose petals, cherries, black currants and strawberries.
MOUTH: Very fresh and sweet nose, with an intense and balanced minerality and slight licorice. Elegant and powerful fresh berry flavour. Long finish with a harmonious acidity. Very pleasant.
CLIMATOLOGY: This was a very dry and cold winter. Just dropping 37 L in January, February and half of March, with some snow, freezing every morning to -10 ° C. The outbreak began in the first week of April, about 15 days later than other years. Flowering began on 27.05.12 and ended on 07.06.12. The summer was long, hot and dry. Vintage started the 23.08.12 and ended the 15.09.12. Harvest of excellent quality, but in some varieties 30% less production due to drought in spring. It has been the driest winter in 40 years and wettest autumn (458 L) of the last 30.
- Additional Information
Country Spain Region Andalucia Sub Region Sierras de Málaga Colour Rose Grape Muskattrollinger Vintage 2013 Alcohol 13%-14% Viticulture Biodynamic, Organic Body Full Type Dry Bottle Size Bottle (750ml) Bottle Closure Cork Drinking Maturity Ready, will keep