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Red Wine 2017

Natural red wine. 6 months - STRAINS FROM 40 TO 120 YEARS OLD - FERMENTATION OPEN TUBES - AUTONOMOUS LEAVES- WITHOUT ADDITIVES OR ENZYMES OR SYNTHETIC CLARIFICANTS

Crianza Red Wine

FEATURES

Presentation in boxes of 6 units of 75 cl

HARVEST

Manual harvest between 2nd -15th of October 2018 in boxes of 10kg. Selection in the field and in the winery

ViticulturE

vines from 40 to 120 years old. 400-690m altitude
Limestone rocks of different types predominate (mountain limestones, dolomitic limestones, etc.), there are also slates, conglomerates and sandstones of siliceous origin in the lower plots.
Climate: Average of 14ºC in the agronomic year 17/18. 2110 hours of sun. 680l/m²

OENOLOGY

Low temperature inox fermentation. Indigenous yeasts.

No enzymes. No synthetic clarifiers. Low dosage of SO2 (32mg/l) to ensure storage in bottle
6 months in oak barrels (French and American) of various volumes.

BOTTLED

Bottled in June 2019. 10.000 bottles.

14% VOL. / 25mg/l SO2 / pH:3.49