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Red Wine Jaume de Puntiró Porprat 2015

Organic red wine from Mallorca, varietal Merlot aged for 12 months in French oak barrels.

Crianza. 12 Months in French oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 13.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Merlot,
Wineries: Jaume de Puntiró
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€12.40
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This is the new vintage of Jaume de Puntiró Porprat, a single estate, varietal organic Spanish red wine coming from Mallorca.

A single varietal Merlot, it was crafted by the Jaume de Puntiró winery from 20-year-old grapevines planted in soils composed of clay and limestone. The vineyard is located in the town of Santa Maria del Camí, a place protected by the Tramuntana mountain range about 10 kilometres from Palma de Mallorca, the capital of that enchanting island.

Harvested at their optimal ripening point and selected at the vineyard, once in the cellar the grapes were gently pressed and cold-macerated to extract more colour and aromas.

After that, this Spanish red wine belonging to the DO Binissalem-Mallorca was fermented in stainless steel tanks, and finally it was aged in French oak barrels for 12 months.

Drink Jaume de Puntiró Porprat 2015 until 2024.

Decant 30 minutes before drinking.

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Appearance

The wine Jaume de Puntiró Porprat has a clean, bright, medium claret-coloured robe with a cherry-coloured rim.

Nose

Elegant and complex, this Merlot from Binissalem - Mallorca exhibits some brisk aromas of raspberry jam, fine leather, liquorice, spices and chocolate. On the background, there are intimations of smoke, clay and aromatic herbs.

Palate

Bold and well-structured, this organic red wine has nevertheless a smooth entrance onto the palate, with a texture which is polished, but not plush. The tannins of this red wine by Jaume de Puntiró are succulent, and acidity is very pleasant. There are clear remembrances of blackberry jam and spices, and also some original notions of red flowers, salty earth, liquorice and chocolate. Long, seductive finish.

Our personal opinion

Inviting and well-balanced, Jaume de Puntiró Porprat 2015 is a truly original organic Merlot grown in a Mediterranean paradise.

OTHER VINTAGES

Jaume de Puntiró Porprat 2014:

92 puntos Enterwine.

Jaume de Puntiró Porprat 2012:

Enterwine 92.

Year 2015
Type Red
D.O. Binissalem Mallorca
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 15-17ºC
Should this wine be decanted? 30 minutes before serving
Organic Yes
Ageing Crianza
Type of ageing Months in French oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 12
Enterwine's Score 92
Media rating 92
Mono-Varietal Merlot
Pairings Bull meat, Cold meats, Duck, Paté, Poultry, Rice with meat, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, Roasted red meats, Specialty plates, Stews
Taste Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Barbecue, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues
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Value
A very presentable red wine from Balearic islands. Good equilibrium, with freshness, élan and longitude.
Review by (Posted on 27 November 2017)
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