Red Wine Fariña Primero 2020

Red wine from Toro. Varietal Tinta de Toro made through the carbonic maceration process.

Carbonic Maceration.
Percentage of Alcohol: 14º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Toro
Grapes Varieties: Tinta de Toro,
Wineries: Bodegas Fariña
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Availability: In stock

€6.10
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The idea of producing Primero was given to Bodegas Fariña by a Dutch customer, who wanted a DO Toro wine produced along the lines of the French Beaujolais. That was back in 1995.

A varietal Tinta de Toro, this Spanish red wine is made through the carbonic maceration method.

Its Spanish name ("primero" means "first"), clearly indicates its special nature, as this wine was released onto the market less than 3 months after the harvest.

The wine Fariña Primero 2020 was vinified for 5 to 7 days at a temperature of 20ºC in stainless steel tanks. It was stabilized before being bottled.

Another distinctive feature of this young red wine is that the label reproduces the work of a visual artist.

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Appearance

The red wine Fariña Primero has a bright, attractive cherry colour with a purple rim.

Nose

Tremendously expressive notes of strawberries, raspberries and cherries, alongside a dash of violets, typical of the Tinta de Toro variety. On the background, Primero de Fariña also suggests some hints of herbs and black pepper.

Palate

Crisp, fresh and yummy, this carbonic maceration wine of Bodegas Fariña shows some prominent flavours of fruit, lively tannins and a great acidity. Fresh, pleasant and almost embarrasingly easy to drink.

Our personal opinion

Pair the cheerful Fariña Primero 2020 with tapas, appetizers, light dishes and relaxed meetings.

OTHER VINTAGES

Primero 2019:

Enterwine 92.

Primero 2018:

Enterwine 92.

Primero 2017:

Enterwine 93. "Baco de Oro - Vino de Añada 2017" - Bacchus Awards 2018.

Primero 2016:

Enterwine 93.

Year 2020
Type Red
D.O. Toro
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 14-16ºC
Ageing Carbonic Maceration
Enterwine's Score 93
Media rating 93
Mono-Varietal Tinta de Toro
Pairings Aperitif, bluefish, Cold meats, Eggs, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Meat and vegitables, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Paté, Rice with meat, semi-curred cheese, Vegitables sauces, White meat with gravy
Taste Fruity and Fresh, Light, easy to drink, Lively and Fresh
Occasion Aperitif, Appetizer, Barbecue, Reunion with colleagues, To enjoy daily
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2 Reviews
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Sheer drinking pleasure. I dig it.
Review by (Posted on 19 February 2019)
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I like the Beaujolais style, so I tried this wine. It is fresh and more robust than the French type, but also more satisfying.
Review by (Posted on 5 February 2018)
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