Variety: Trepat 52%, Grenache 32%, Pinot Noir 15%
Trepat Vineyard: D’en Pere, Location: Barberà de la Conca, Altitude: 400 m, Year planted: 1970
Growing System: Traditional, Exposure & Orientation: East/west
Harvest Date: In end-September, Harvest: by hand
Production: 9.500 kg/ha, Soil: clayey texture on a bed of chalky stones.
Grenache Vineyard: L’Avellà, Location: Font-rubí, Altitude: 480 m, Year planted: 2000, Growing System: on trellis, Exposure & Orientation: South/east
Harvest Date: In med-September, Harvest: by hand
Production: 9,200 kg/ha, Soil: deep, clayey loam texture with stony elements.
Pinot noir Vineyard: Mas Moió, Location: Font-rubí, Altitude: 400 m, Year planted: 2000, Growing System: on trellis Exposure & Orientation: East/west, Harvest Date: In mid-August, Harvest: by hand Production: 8,900 kg/ha, Soil: clayey loam structure, deep soil with good capacity to keep the moisture. The harvest was made when the grapes were in optimal health and ripening conditions.
Elaboration: Method ‘Champenoise’ (secondary fermentation in the bottle)
Nose: Clean, fresh, red fruit touches (strawberry, cherry and raspberry)
Palate: Reflects nose sensations. The abundance in fruit flavours and freshness make it long with a persistent aftertaste.
Canapés, croquettes, toasts with Iberian smoked cold meat. Wonderful combination with toast and ‘escalivada’ grilled vegetables, lasagne with vegetables and ‘escalivada’. Aubergines filled of pork meat, samfaina (the Catalan ratatouille). Different kinds of pasta with Bolognese sauce, Paella with meat, white meat grill, codfish Vizcaya style. Desserts where the dark chocolate is the main ingredient and with a high percentage of cocoa.
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A lot international Wine Awards f.e.
2014 - Penin 92 points, 2011 - Wine Advocate, R. Parker: 92 points, 2011 - International Wine Cellar, S. Tanzer: 87 points, 2011 - The Best Spanish Wines for Asia (HK 2011): Medal of Silver
2010 - Wine Style Asia Award (Singapore): Medal of Silver