Red Wine Rotllan Torra Etiqueta Negra 2014
Crianza red wine from Priorat. Grenache, Carignan and Cabernet Sauvignon aged for 12 months in French oak barrels.
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They are planted in the typical, trademark llicorella (slate) soils which have made Priorat famous all over the world.
After the harvest, the grapes were destemed, fermented and macerated in stainless steel tanks.
Then Rotllan Torra Etiqueta Negra 2014 was aged for 12 months in 2nd year French and American oak barrels. Then it was aged for some months in the bottle.
Aerate this Crianza red wine 30 minutes before drinking.
The wine Rotllan Torra Etiqueta Negra has an intense, dark cherry colour with a purple rim.
This red wine from Priorat is deep and intense. Toasted and smoky nuances, some spicy and balsamic tips and pure aromas of red and black fruit. On the background, Etiqueta Negra of Rotllan Torra shows remembrances of Mediterranean garrigue, dark mineral and aromatic herbs.
Bold and substantial, the warmth of this crianza red wine of the Rotllan Torra winery is balanced with a crisp, refreshing acidity. Fruit is meaty and ripe, and there are some gentle nuances of clove and cinnamon, as well a deep mineral layer. Savoury tannins and long, intense finish.
|Our personal opinion||
A ridiculously good value, Rotllan Torra Etiqueta Negra 2014 pairs wonderfully with cured meat and aged cheeses.
Rotllan Torra Etiqueta Negra 2012:
Rotllan Torra Crianza 2011:
Rotllan Torra Crianza 2009:
Parker 86. Peñín 88.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||30 minutes before serving|
|Type of ageing||Months in French and American oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||12|
|Percentage of variety||Garnacha Tinta, Cariñena, Cabernet Sauvignon.|
|Pairings||Birds, bluefish, Cold meats, Game animals, Grilled red meats, Mushrooms, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Red meat with gravy, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, Roasted red meats, semi-curred cheese, Specialty Spanish prosciutto , Stews|
|Taste||Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes, Very intense and inky|
|Occasion||Because you can, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion|