Red Wine Lo Cirerer de Cal Bessó 2017

Red wine from Montsant. Blend of Grenache, Samsó (Carignaa), Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Ull de Llebre (Tempranillo) aged for 6 months in oak barrels.

Barrel. 6 Months in French and American oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 14.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Montsant
Wineries: Celler Cal Bessó
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Availability: In stock

€10.50
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Made from 15 to 70-year-old vineyards, Lo Cirerer de Cal Bessó is produced by bodega Celler Cal Bessó from vineyards located in Els Guiamets, DO Montsant.

Made mostly from Grenache, the blend of this Spanish red wine also includes Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Ull de Llebre (Tempranillo) and Samsó (Carignan).

Traditionally vinified in stainless steel tanks, the red wine Lo Cirerer de Cal Bessó 2017 wa aged for 6 months in American and French oak barrels.

Pair this Montsant red wine with stews and cured cheese.

Additional Information
Additional Information
Appearance

The wine Lo Cirerer de Cal Bessó is medium ruby, with some purple reflections.

Nose

Quite rich, this blend of Grenache, Samsó, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Ull de Llebre suggests cranberries and blackberries, some spicy remembrances and notes of clove, black pepper and ginger.

Palate

Fresh and fruit-driven, this wine from bodega Celler Cal Bessó has round tannins and a fresh acidity. Long finish with an aftertaste of red fruit, sweet spices and aromatic herbs.

Our personal opinion

A nice everyday wine, Lo Cirerer de Cal Bessó 2017 is yet another remarkable value from Montsant.

Year 2017
Type Red
D.O. Montsant
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 16-18ºC
Should this wine be decanted? 10 minutes before serving
Ageing Barrel
Type of ageing Months in French and American oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 6
Enterwine's Score 91
Media rating 91
Percentage of variety Garnacha 51%, Cabernet Sauvignon 16%, Merlot 13%, Ull de Llebre 12% Samsó 8%.
Pairings Civet, Cooked foods, Cured cheeses, Grilled red meats, Grilled white meats, Meat and vegitables, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Red meat with gravy, Rice with meat, Roasted chicken, Roasted foods, Roasted white meats, Stuffed Chicken, Vegetables
Taste Fruity and Fresh, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Because you can, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues
Reviews
1 Review
my kind of Montsant
Value
Good fruit with the right amount of oak to frame it. Wine punches well above its price range.
Review by (Posted on 8 March 2022)
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