Red Wine Amaltea de Loxarel 2020
Organic red wine from Penedès. Blend of Merlot & Cabernet Sauvignon and Ull de Llebre (Tempranillo) aged for 10 months in Hungarian oak barrels.
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A lively Spanish red wine produced by Masia Can Mayol, Amaltea de Loxarel is produced in the Penedès region.
Made from Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Ull de Llebre (Tempranillo), the vines are farmed following organic and biodynamic techniques.
Picked by hand, the grapes were first cold-macerated and then fermented in stainless steel tanks for 2 weeks. After that, the wine completed malolactic fermentation and was aged for 10 months in Hungarian oak barrels. Finally, Amaltea de Loxarel 2020 was blended and bottled.
This is a lively, gentle organic red wine from Penedès.
The red wine Amaltea de Loxarel is medium purple with a garnet rim.
This blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Ull de Llebre suggests some intense, pure aromas of blackcurrants and redcurrants, alongside notes of withered vegetables, aromatic herbs, chocolate, leather and coffee.
Light and fruity, with remembrances of sour strawberries, spices, balsam, menthol and smoke. This wine from Masia Can Mayol, aka Loxarel, has some sweet, lively tannins, a refreshing acidity and medium finish with some lactic remembrances.
|Our personal opinion||
A straightforward, light-hearted organic red wine, Amaltea de Loxarel 2020 will pair well with almost any food you fancy.
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Peñín 89, Parker 89.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||Yes|
|Type of ageing||Months in Hungarian oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||10|
|Percentage of variety||Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Ull de Llebre.|
|Pairings||Cold meats, Cow´s cheese, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Hamburgers , Mushrooms, Rice with meat, Roasted chicken, Roasted foods, Stews, White meat with gravy|
|Taste||Light, easy to drink, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||Appetizer, Barbecue, Dinner with friends, Reunion with colleagues, To enjoy daily|