White Wine QX Quatre Xarel·los 2019

White wine from Penedès. Old-vines Xarel·lo vinified and aged for 8 months in four different wood types.

Crianza. 8 Months in different types of barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 13.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Penedès
Grapes Varieties: Xarel·lo,
Wineries: Mas Candí
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Availability: In stock

€14.10
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The production of QX Quatre Xarel·los has an interesting, almost sentimental history behind it.

A varietal Xarel·lo, this Spanish white wine is made by Mas Candí, the joint project of four winemakers, each of whom inherited a vineyard from their grandfathers.

Specifically, the vineyards are La Pura, in the village of Les Gunyoles, Mas Rossell in Font-Rubí, L’Angeleta in Pla del Penedés and Cal Martí in Subirats. The four towns are located in High Penedès. All four are around 60 years old.

Traditionally vinified, QX Quatre Xarel·los 2019 was aged for 8 months in four different containers; namely, chestnut, acacia, French and American oak barrels.

The combination of four types of wood gives this Penedès white wine a particularly rich character.

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Appearance

The wine QX Quatre Xarel·los is medium yellow with some golden tinges.

Nose

Fresh, intense notes of aniseed, white flowers, citrus and vegetables, typical of a varietal Xarel·lo, combined with some toasted and spicy nuances, define the nose of this Crianza white wine.

Palate

Well-balanced and smooth-textured, this wine from the Mas Candí winery is reminiscent of lime and dry fruit, with a dim layer of spices, pastry and aromatic herbs. Crisp acidity and long, creamy finish with some delicately bitter remembrances.

Our personal opinion

Well-crafted and characteristic, QX Quatre Xarel·los 2019 is an expressive, sophisticated Xarel.lo.

OTHER VINTAGES

QX Quatre Xarel·los 2017:

Enterwine 92.

QX Quatre Xarel·los 2016:

Enterwine 91.

QX Quatre Xarel·los 2014:

Enterwine 91.

Year 2019
Type White
D.O. Penedès
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 8-10ºC
Ageing Crianza
Type of ageing Months in different types of barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 8
Enterwine's Score 92
Media rating 92
Mono-Varietal Xarel·lo
Pairings Baked whitefish, Curred fish, Duck, Fish and gravey, Grilled fish, Rice with fish, Soft pasta cheese, Specialty Spanish prosciutto , Stew, Sushi, White meat with gravy, Whitefish salads
Taste Complex and Elegant, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion A special occasion, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement
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Spicy xarel lo, creamy and leesy. Enjoyable.
Review by (Posted on 10 September 2018)
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