AZIMUT NEGRE PENEDES

SKU
5841
$15.99
 
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Type
RED
Varietal
TEMP/GAR/CARIN/MONAS
Country
SPAIN
Region
CATALUNYA
Sub-region
PENEDES
Vintage
2015
Bottle Size
750ML
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  • Owned by the Suriol family, Cellers de Can Suriol del Castell is known for making wines and vintage Cava with personality in the organic winemaking tradition, where all of their wines are estate bottled. The Can Suriol vineyards and winery are situated in Alt Penedes, Province of Barcelona, Catalunya. This region is justifiably famous for producing fine wines and cava. The cultivation of the Can Suriol vineyards is done by 100% organic methods as certified by the CCPAE (until 2007 NOP certification).

    Vineyard Details: This is a 5-hectare vineyard at 250 meters altitude that has a southern exposure with a slight slope, with Mediterranean breezes in the morning and afternoon.

    Soil: Calcerous Clay

    Varieties: 40% Macabeu, 30% Xarel-lo 30% Garnatxa, 10% Malvasia

    Vinification Method: Vinified in 15,000-liter stainless steel tanks for 30 days with only indigenous yeasts. After which, wine goes into concrete tanks for 3 months for malolactic fermentation and battonage. The wine is unfined and goes through a soft paper filter to remove tartaric particles. It is lightly sulfured at bottling.