25
Jul
11

Beso De Vino Old Vine Garnacha 2009 Cariñena, Spain

Country / Region : Cariñena, Spain

Year : 2009

Grape Variety : Garnacha

Style : Warm, Savoury Red

ABV : 13.5 %

Drink By : 2015

Price : €9 to €11 RRP

The Winemakers

Grandes Vinos y Viñedos S.A. was founded in 1997 and focus on quality, innovation and commitment to the surroundings and the environment and striving for modern, new working systems and better control of all the processes right from the vine stock, creating unique wines with a great character, typical of the region. The Winery and its vineyards are geographically located in the heart of the Cariñena Denominación de Origen, Appellation of Origin, one of Spain’s most traditional wine-producing regions.

The wines are produced based on three fundamental aspects that form the essence of each wine: the land, the climate and the variety. The average age of the vineyard is over 40 years old, with yields of less than 6,000 kgs. per hectare. (2.75 tons/acre)

The Wine

Beso de Vino’s red wines begin with the 2009 Beso de Vino Garnacha V.V. (old vines) which spend 4 months in French oak. It displays super fragrant aromas of black cherry, red licorice, and lavender leading to a dense, layered wine that over-delivers big-time for its humble price. Enjoy it over the next 3 years. Grandes Vinos y Vinedos’ collection is replete with stunning values”.

Jay Miller.

89 POINTS THE WINE ADVOCATE ROBERT PARKER.

By the way, the three holes you will see on the top of the screwcap are not from Antonio´s horns!

About these ads

3 Responses to “Beso De Vino Old Vine Garnacha 2009 Cariñena, Spain”


  1. 1 warren knowles
    July 25, 2011 at 11:26 am

    Must try a bottle of this, Garnacha is one of my favourite grapes at the moment.

    Will Bradley’s be stocking it?

  2. 3 warren knowles
    July 25, 2011 at 4:12 pm

    Cheers Maurice!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,682 other followers

Archives

Categories


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,682 other followers

%d bloggers like this: