Red Wine Suertes del Marqués Los Pasitos 2019

Crianza red wine from Valle de la Orotava, Tenerife. Varietal Baboso Negro aged for 14 months in French oak barrels.

Crianza. 14 Months mixing in barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 13.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Baboso Negro,
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Availability: In stock

€30.90
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A phenomenal Spanish red wine from DO Valle de la Orotava (Tenerife), Suertes del Marqués Los Pasitos is a varietal Baboso Negro (a variety indigenous to the region, also known as Bruñal, Alfrocheiro Prieto and Albarín Negro) produced by the Suertes del Marqués wienery.

It is produced from vines located at 400 metres of altitude, grown in clayey soils, beneath which there is pure volcanic rock. The vineyards have a protective vegetal cover and are organically farmed.

The grapes were picked by hand in the second week of September. Once in the cellar, they were half destemmed and macerated for 3 weeks, after which they were fermented with indigenous yeasts in open vats. After that, Suertes del Marqués Los Pasitos 2019 was transferred into French oak barrels, where it completed malolactic fermentation and was aged for 14 months on lees.

We suggest that you decant this Valle de la Orotava red wine some time before drinking, since it may contain some natural sediment.

Only 950 bottles produced. Grab one while you can.

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Appearance

The red wine Suertes del Marqués Los Pasitos is pale red, with some steely glints.

Nose

This varietal Crianza red wine has a rather unique profile. Deeply mineral, this wine made from Baboso Negro is flinty, and it also has a smoky touch. There are some remembrances of lime and citrus and a deep herbal note. As for the fruit component, it is only suggested.

Palate

Slender and crisp, this wine from Suertes del Marqués is lifted and very expressive. Lime and tangerine, with some bitter and pumice stone remembrances. Very long finish, linear and sharp as a razor blade, with some mineral and herbal remembrances.

Our personal opinion

A one-of-a-kind wine, Suertes del Marqués Los Pasitos 2019 is simply enthralling.

OTHER VINTAGES

Suertes del Marqués Los Pasitos 2018:

Enterwine 94. Parker 95+.

Year 2019
Type Red
D.O. Valle de la Orotava
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 15-17ºC
Should this wine be decanted? 10 minutes before serving
Ageing Crianza
Type of ageing Months mixing in barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 14
Enterwine's Score 94
Media rating 94
Mono-Varietal Baboso Negro
Pairings Bull meat, Cold meats, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Poultry, Rice with meat, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb ribs, Roasted pork, Roasted red meats, Roasted turkey, Specialty plates, Steak Tartare, Stews, Vegetables, White meat with gravy
Taste Complex and Elegant, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Barbecue, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion
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I'm absolutely smitten. Humming with inner energy, but in an understated, earthy-mineral way.
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