MARQUÉS DE GRIÑÓN SYRAH - Red Wine
Producer Notes 2011 (Automatic Translation)
DESIGNATION OF ORIGIN: DOC Domain Valdepusa
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Spain
TYPE OF GRAPE: Syrah
WINEMAKER: Julio Mourelle.
Made from Syrah vineyard pioneer in Spain, 1991-1992.Los planted vineyards are conducted on high trellises, where systems are used canopy management. The trellises are permanently monitored for maximum lighting clusters and leaves. The drive systems are Smart-Dyson and Lira.
Made entirely from grapes grown in clay-limestone soils of the Dominion of Valdepusa (Malpica de Tajo, Toledo), owned by the family of the Marquis de Griñón since 1292. Manual harvest, followed by stripping and discharge by gravity into tanks fermentation. 4 or prolonged soaking up 5 weeks and aging in new and semi-new French Allier oak for 12-15 months, breeding shed heated barrels.
Red apicotado intense, well covered layer, typical of a long-lived wine. Complex aromas, wisely combining ripe fruit and spicy, balsamic and floral (violet). The palate is powerful, well-balanced and tasty, silky, soft acidity and plenty of ripe tannins that give a step fleshy and velvety mouth.
Ideal companion for roasts, duck, red meat and game. Decant and serve immediately 15-17 ° C in large glasses (<300 ml.)