White Wine Les Sorts Blanc 2020

White wine from Montsant. Varietal White Grenache fermented and aged for 6 months in French oak barrels.
Fermented in Barrel. 6 Months in French oak barrels from Allier
Percentage of Alcohol: 14º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Montsant
Grapes Varieties: Grenache White,
Wineries: Celler Masroig
ñ 88 93 91

Availability: In stock

€11.35
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Produced by Celler Masroig, Les Sorts Blanc is a varietal White Grenache made from old vines scattered across several sites in DO Montsant.

The grapes were meticulously harvested and partially destemmed. Then this Spanish white wine was fermented in 300-litre French oak barrels with periodic stirrings of the lees.

After that, Les Sorts Blanc 2020 was aged on its lees in the barrels for 6 months 

We suggest pairing this Montsant white wine with rice dishes, creamy cheeses and white meat recipes.

Additional Information
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Appearance

The white wine Les Sorts Blanc is medium yellow with some golden tinges.

Nose

This varietal White Grenache is rich and layered. Notes of white flowers combined with lactic notions and aromas of honey. The oak ageing shows in mild nuances of toast and spices over a fresh balsamic background.

Palate

With a silky entrance onto the palate, this wine from Celler Masroig shows an excellent balance between the notes of fruit, spices and flowers, nuanced by a very original hint of white chocolate. Excellent acidity and nice finish, long and persistent, with a creamy aftertaste.

Our personal opinion

We paired Les Sorts Blanc 2020 with a salmon papillote with fennel potatoes and olives. An excellent combination indeed. As an alternative, try it with creamy cheeses.

OTHER VINTAGES

Les Sorts Blanc 2019:

Enterwine 92. Guía Peñín 88. Guía de Vins de Catalunya 2020 - 9.58/10.

Les Sorts Blanc 2018:

Enterwine 91.

Grenaches du Monde 2019: Silver Medal.

Les Sorts Blanc 2017:

Enterwine 92.  Guia de Vins de Catalunya 2019 (blind tasting) - 9,35/10.

Les Sorts Blanc 2016:

92 punts Enterwine.

Les Sorts Blanc 2015:

Enterwine 91. Peñín 90.

Les Sorts Blanc 2014:

Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard. Peñín 90. Guia de Vins de Catalunya 9.56/10.

Les Sorts Blanc 2012:

Peñín 88. Guia de Vins de Catalunya 9.22/10.

Les Sorts Blanc 2011:

Peñín 89.

Les Sorts Blanc 2010:

Peñín 88.

Year 2020
Type White
D.O. Montsant
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 8-10ºC
Ageing Fermented in Barrel
Type of ageing Months in French oak barrels from Allier
Number of months aged in Barrels 6
Peñin Score 88
Enterwine's Score 93
Media rating 91
Name of Award Bronze Vinari Awards 2020.
Mono-Varietal Grenache White
Pairings Aperitif, Baked whitefish, bluefish, Cod, Foie Gras, Grilled fish, Grilled whitefish, Pasta with fish, Poultry, Rice with fish, Risotto, Smoked foods, Soft pasta cheese, White meat with gravy
Taste Dry and full bodied, Fruity and Fresh, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Aperitif, Because you can, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner
Reviews
2 Reviews
fab
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Yes, an excellent white wine this is. Pair with Comté cheese and you will gratefully remember my advice.
Review by (Posted on 1 August 2018)
Blanco
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Delighted to know you, les sorts white!! You're a very nice white garnacha!! Smooth, creamy, nicely textured and tart. Nice with roasted chicken.
Review by (Posted on 8 November 2017)
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