Red Wine Tourán Garnacha 2017

Crianza red wine from Campo de Borja. Varietal Grenache aged for 15 months in French oak barrels.

Crianza. 15 Months in French oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 16º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Grenache Red,
Wineries: Bodegas Morca
P 91 95 93

Availability: In stock

€94.50
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One of the best Grenache wines produced in Aragón, Tourán Garnacha is the top-of-the-range product of Bodegas Morca. The company belongs to Grupo Orowines, a branch of Gil Family Estates.

The grapes were sourced from low-yielding, 30 to 50-year old vines grown on the hills of the Moncayo mountain range, a limestone-rich area in the DO Campo de Borja.

Picked by hand, the grapes were traditionally vinified. Each plot was individually fermented in stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature. Malolactic fermentation of this Spanish red wine was carried out in French oak barrels.

After that, Tourán Garnacha 2017 was aged for 15 months in the barrels. Finally, it was aged for a further months in the bottle before hitting the market.

Pair this limited production Crianza red wine with game dishes and hearty stew recipes.

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Appearance

The red wine Tourán Garnacha is deep ruby with a purplish rim.

Nose

This varietal Grenache is subtle, profound and ever-evolving. There is a clear terroir imprint, with deep earthy notes and a matchstick remembrance, intertwined with all types of red berries, some toasted and spicy notes, and a smoky hint.

Palate

Smooth and information-rich, this wine from Bodegas Morca has an impressive definition and a sort of collected energy. Fantastic acidity, with tamed tannins and a very long, impressively minerl finish with a berryish twist.

Our personal opinion

A magnificent Grenache, Tourán Garnacha 2017 combines drinkability and depth in a most successful way.

Year 2017
Type Red
D.O. Campo de Borja
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 16-18ºC
Should this wine be decanted? 30 minutes before serving
Ageing Crianza
Type of ageing Months in French oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 15
Parker's Score 91
Enterwine's Score 95
Media rating 93
Mono-Varietal Grenache Red
Pairings Aged cheeses, Birds, Civet, Cured cheeses, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Red meat with gravy, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb ribs, Roasted red meats, Sheep´s cheese, Specialty Spanish prosciutto
Taste Complex and Elegant, Tasty with barrel notes, Very intense and inky
Occasion A special occasion, Because you deserve it, To bring to an engagement
Reviews
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impressive wine
Value
Bold, boney and super deep. Similar to Alto Moncayo and Aquilón. Really powerful stuff.
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