Red Wine Cortijo Los Aguilares Pago El Espino 2019
Crianza red wine from Sierras de Málaga. Blend of Petit Verdot, Syrah and Tempranillo aged for 15 months in French oak barrels.
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Manually harvested, the organically farmed grapes were refrigerated at 2ºC, meticulously selected and fully destemmed. This red wine from Málaga was fermented in concrete tanks, after which a portion of the wine was transferred into oak barrels. The rest of the wine was kept in the tanks.
Then both went through malolactic fermentantion. Once the process was completed, Cortijo Los Aguilares Pago El Espino 2019 was aged for 15 months in French oak barrels of different sizes.
Pair this Crianza red wine with hearty meat dishes.
The red wine Cortijo Los Aguilares Pago El Espino is deep ruby with some burgundy tinges.
Fresh, expansive aromas of wild berries and sour cherries, slowly evolving into herbs de Provence, pepper and liquorice. This blend of Petit Verdot, Syrah and Tempranillo is seducitve.
Meaty and structured, but not lacking in freshness, this wine from Cortijo Los Aguilares is lush and detailed, with fine tannins, impeccable acidity and a long finish with a note of herbs and turned earth.
|Our personal opinion
Intense and quite distinctive, Cortijo Los Aguilares Pago El Espino 2019 shows that Málaga is an increasingly interesting wine producing region.
Cortijo Los Aguilares Pago El Espino 2018:
Enterwine 91. Peñín 92.
|Málaga-Sierras de Málaga
|Should this wine be decanted?
|20 minutes before serving
|Type of ageing
|Months in French oak barrels
|Number of months aged in Barrels
|Percentage of variety
|Petit Verdot 72%, Syrah 19%, Tempranillo 9%.
|Aged cheeses, Birds, bluefish, Cooked foods, Cow´s cheese, Cured cheeses, Game animals, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Grilled whitefish, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Poultry, Red meat with gravy, Rice with meat, Risotto, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, Roasted lamb ribs, Roasted red meats, Specialty Spanish prosciutto , Stews, Vegetables
|Complex and Elegant, Tasty with barrel notes, Very intense and inky
|Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement