Alvaro Palacios Camins del Priorat

Alvaro Palacios

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Wine label
Vintage:2016
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Spain
Region:Priorat
Appellation:Priorat
Type:Red
Varietals:Red Blend
Varietal notes:40% Garnacha, 30% Samso, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Syrah
Vineyard:A combination of estate vineyards and purchased grapes.
Orientation:All the vineyards are in and around the village of Gratallops.
Soil:Schist
Viticulture:all the growers that Alvaro works with are responsible.
Vinification:The grapes are destemmed and sofly crushed. Fermentation is in stainless steel, cement and large wooden vats. Remontages and punching down.
Aging:8 months in barrels and wooden vats
Production:50,000 cases
 

Ratings

IWC: 91 (Suckling)
A firm and silky red with lots of bright blue fruits and violet flower character. Medium body. Vivid finish. Excellent entry level Priorat. Drink now.