Cava L'Olivera Reserva Superior 2019
Organic and vegan sparkling wine from Costers del Segre. Macabeo aged for 3 months in oak and for 24 months in the bottle.
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A varietal Macabeo, the grapes are sourced from certified organic vineyards with clay-limestone soils located in the village of Vallbona de les Monges (Valls del Riu Corb subzone).
After completing alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks, this vegan sparkling wine was aged in American and French oak barrels for 3 months to give it more creaminess and structure.
Then L'Olivera Reserva Superior 2019 went through secondary fermentation in the bottle and was aged for 24 months. The result is a highly original organic sparkling wine.
The disgorging is made on demand. No sugar is added to this sparkling wine from Costers del Segre after the operation.
It is worth pointing out that the sulfite content is below 10 mg/l.
The sparkling wine L'Olivera Reserva Superior is pale yellow with some whiteish glints.
This varietal Macabeo carries aromas of citrus, ripe melon and aromatic herbs, nicely entwined with remebrances of butter, toast and fruit compote.
This sparkler from L'Olivera Cooperativa has and elegant entrance onto the palate. Fresh, with some nicely integrated bubbles and a pleasant acidity. There is a long and persistent finish with an aftertaste of ripe fruits and buttery notes, with a touch of aromatic herbs as well.
|Our personal opinion||
Quite special, L'Olivera Reserva Superior 2019 will perfectly accompany a whole meal.
L'Olivera Reserva Superior 2018:
Enterwine 90. Peñín 91. Decanter WWA 2022: Bronze Medal.
L'Olivera Gran Reserva Brut Nature:
Macabeo, Chardonnay and Parellada. Enterwine 90.
|Type of Sparkling Wine||Brut nature|
|Denomination of Origin (DO)||Other denominations|
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Number of months aged in the bottle||24|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Birds, Combination of all types of foods, Duck, Grilled fish, Lite cakes, Nougat candy, Puff pastries, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, Specialty Spanish prosciutto , Steak Tartare, Stew, Stews, White meat with gravy|
|Taste||Creamy with fine bubbles, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||Business dinner, Desserts, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner|