SPAIN


Les Sorts Jove
2006 Blend

Viticulture

Vineyard:
Soil Type: Soil is formed by the decomposition of the granite mass of Falset, mixed with tertiary age limestone deposits.
Vine Age:
Irrigation: No irrigation
Harvest Date:
Yield: 5-5.5 t/ha

Vinification:

This wine has been made using the Carbonic Maceration method which took seven days. Then the wine was pressed. Alcoholic fermentation was finished off without the skins in underground tanks.

Tasting Notes:

Color: Clear and intense rasberry color with hint of blue and purple on the border.
Nose: Red and black fruit aromas with hints of violet. A very intense after smell in which red fruit aromas reappear.
Palate: Fresh fruit flavors followed by a growing reminder of licorice and tannin which illustrates the use of carbon maceration.
Other:

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 13.70
RS (g/l): 1.0
TA (g/l): 5.25
pH: 3.60