Red Wine Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2021

Young red wine from Montsant. Blend of Grenache and Carignan aged for 3 months in used French oak barrels.

Barrel. 3 Months in French oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 14º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Montsant
Grapes Varieties: Carignan, Grenache Red,
Wineries: Orto Vins
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Produced by the renowned oenologist Joan Asens, Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre from Montsant is a blended Spanish red wine made from Grenache and Carignan

Planted in clayey soils and farmed following biodynamic procedures, the grapes were first destemmed and macerated for 28 days in stainless steel tanks.

After that, Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2021 was fermented in the tanks, and then it was aged in 5 to 12-year-old barrels for 3 months.

The red wine Les Argiles from the Orto Vins winery was formerly known as Terra Roja and Pedra Roja.

Pair this red wine from Montsant with BBQ'd meats.

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Appearance

The wine Les Argiles d'Orto Vins is medium purple with some garnet tinges.

Nose

This blend of Grenache and Carignan carries nice aromas of cherries and strawberries, combined with aromas of herbs, toast and flowers over a mineral, clayey (argila) background.

Palate

This wine from Orto Vins is fresh and fruity. Creamy touches of spices, fresh suggestions of Mediterranean garrigue and some hints of wild berries and flowers. Ripe tannins and a long, pleasant finish.

Our personal opinion

The red wine Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2021 is an honest and transparent Montsant.

OTHER VINTAGES

Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2020:

Enterwine 90. 

Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2019:

Enterwine 90.

Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2018:

Enterwine 91. Parker 91. 

Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2017:

Enterwine 91.

Les Argiles d'Orto Vins Negre 2016:

Enterwine 90.

Les Argiles d'Orto Vins 2015:

Enterwine 90.

Pedra Roja 2013: 

91 points ("Best Buy")-Wine & Spirits. 9,47/10-Guia de Vins de Catalunya (Blind tasting).

Terra Roja 2012:

First commercial name of the wine.

Year 2021
Type Red
D.O. Montsant
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 14-16ºC
Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming? Yes
Ageing Barrel
Type of ageing Months in French oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 3
Enterwine's Score 89
Media rating 89
Percentage of variety Garnacha Tinta 90%, Cariñena 10%.
Pairings Grilled lamb, Grilled red meats, Mushrooms, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Rice with meat, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, semi-curred cheese, Stuffed Chicken, Vegetables, Vegetables
Taste Fruity and Fresh, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Appetizer, Because you can, Dinner with friends, Family reunion
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Value
Superb value!! Medium bodied, it has fruit and terroir. Authentic!!
Review by (Posted on 27 November 2017)
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