Costers del Segre
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Description of 2016 Quest
2016 Quest (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot)
- View: cherry red.
- Nose: notes of snuff, blackberry and spices (black tea and pepper).
- Mouth: The entrance of fresh fruit with notes of vanilla, with soft tannins and very long.
APPELLATION: Costers of the Segre.
VINEYARD: The grapes come from vineyards planted to 900 m altitude in the municipality of Talarn.
GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Merlot.
AGEING: 16 months aging in barrels.
PREPARATION: Manual harvest in small boxes of 10 kg with grapes that come exclusively from the estate. The wine was fermented entirely in stone vats of the twelfth century. They are performed sunken hat and remounted. malolactic fermentation in barrel.
WINE PAIRING: pasta with meat sauce, grilled lamb, mushrooms, rice with meat, risottos, bluefish and red meat sauce.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16 ° C
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The origin of Castle Encús is due largely to the impact took place about 2001 when Raul Bobet sought land that could reduce the effects of climate change on the vine in the area of the Pyrenees CatalansMore about the Winery