Breca Old Vines Grenache


750 ML


Product Description

Variety: 100% Garnacha Vinas Viejas Alcohol: 15.5º The grapes come from vineyards planted between 1925 and 1945, located on the top of a hill 900 meters above sea level. Clay soils of decomposed slate. Are harvested carefully by hand, selecting only clusters with perfect ripeness. In the cellar go through a selection table to choose grapes that are in perfect condition. Traditional fermentation in stainless steel tank, soaking ten to twelve days at a temperature between 26-28C and then aged in barrels for 12-14 months. Tasting notes: Color cherry. Ripe fruit, spicy, creamy oak, toasty, complex, chocolate, earthy. Taste powerful, flavourful, toasty, round tannins. "Moras black truffle, cherry liqueur and lavender emerge from this wine astonished. Frankly, I was speechless when I tried it. Wine is more impressive than I tested for this price in the past three decades. The wine world is changing and Jorge Ordonez deserves a huge vote of confidence to produce something so distinct in this price. Consumers should fill their holds with this beauty. " Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate, October 2012 Scoring for harvest: 2012 harvest Penin Guide 2015, 96 91 Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar 2011 vintage Robert Parker's Wine Advocate 94 91 Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar Vintage 2010 Penin Guide 2014 93 Color cherry. Powerful aroma, creamy oak, ripe fruit, toasty, balsamic. Flavourful, full. Pairing: Red meats, game and rice.


Varietal: Grenache

Region: Calatayud