SPAIN

2010 | 2009 | 2008 | ARCHIVE

Les Sorts Rosat
2008 Blend

Viticulture

Vineyard:
Soil Type: Mostly calcareous and chalky.
Vine Age: Average of 20 years old.
Irrigation: No irrigation
Harvest Date: Last week of September 2008(Grenache) mid October (Carignan) .
Yield: 4 to 5 t/h

Vinification:

This wine has been made using traditional fermentation with indigenous yeast. The must is left for 10 hours on the skins, pressed and fermented at low temperature between 14º and 16º Centigrade.
It is a blend of 90% Grenache and 10% Carignan.

Tasting Notes:

Color: Dark pink in color.
Nose: Ripe fruity aroma with some strawberry and floral notes and mineral on the finish.
Palate: In the mouth it is fresh with good acidity, the wine is concentrated with balance and enduring length.
Other: It is a versatile wine that may be enjoyed on its own or with any summery dishes.

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 14.20
RS (g/l): 1.2
TA (g/l): 5.7
pH: 3.25