Tesco Old Vines Garnacha 75Cl

Tesco Old Vines Garnacha 75Cl
£ 5.00
£5.00/75cl

Product Description

  • Old Vines Garnacha DO 2016
  • A smooth, rich and full bodied wine with dark plum and light spice flavours and a hint of cherry on the finish. Goes with meaty stews and strong cheese dishes.

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains: CONTAINS: Sulphites.

Tasting Notes

  • This smooth, rich, full bodied wine gives deep black cherry and plum flavours with lighter red cherry notes on the finish. Serving Suggestion - Goes with meaty stews and strong cheese dishes

Region of Origin

Campo de Borja

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

10.5

ABV

14.0% vol

Current Vintage

2016

Producer

Bodegas Aragonesas

Type of Closure

Screwcap

Wine Maker

Javier Vela

Country

Spain

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Garnacha/Grenache

Vinification Details

  • Grapes are picked at optimum ripeness and harvested the last week in September by machine. Daily pumping occurs twice a day. Fermentation then takes place at 25°C for 7 days, followed by natural Malolactic fermentation. Made by the modern, dynamic winery Bodegas Aragonesas in the Campo de Borja region.

History

  • This Garnacha is made from old bush vines of 15 to 50 years of age, which give the wine it's concentrated fruit flavours. Bodegas Aragonesas was founded in 1984 and actually has an average production of 18 million litres which accounts for 55% of the total production of the D.O. Campo de Borja. Their main grape varieties are Garnacha and Tempranillo. Currently, the number of casks is 3500; 60% American oak and 40% French oak.

Regional Information

  • In the Foothills of "Cordillera Iberica" range, the vines are over 20 years old and are situated in the Campo de Borja region of Spain .The climate is continental, with Atlantic influences during the winter and a Mediterranean influence during summer. The soil type is mainly clay-stoney, offering good drainage and plenty of nutrients to the vines.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 2 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Storage

In a cool, dark place. To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase. Once open drink within 2 days.

Wine of

Spain

Bottled in

Spain

Number of uses

6

Name and address

  • Tesco Stores Ltd.,
  • Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
  • U.K.

Net Contents

75cl e

Nutrition

Typical Values100ml containEach glass (125ml) contains
Energy330.07kJ(79.58kcal)412.58kJ(99.48kcal)
Carbohydrate.18g.23g
Sugars.18g.23g