The excellent value Mas Picosa De Flor en Flor is an organic red wine produced in Montsant.
The Grenache and Tempranillo grapes come from vines up to 45 years old. The Cabernet comes from 5 to 15 year old vineyards.
After the harvest, the grapes of this red wine from Montsant were fermented and macerated in stainless steel tanks.
Then the wine was blended and aged in the tanks for 3 to 5 months. Finally, it was gently filtered and stabilized.
Drink Mas Picosa de Flor en Flor 2017 by the Celler de Capçanes from now until 2021.
Production of 55,000 bottles.
The organic red wine Mas Picosa de Flor en Flor has an intense cherry colour with a purplish rim.
Delicious aromas of juicy red fruit and jammy black fruit, with nuances of flowers, spices and mineral. On the background, this red wine from Montsant suggests some notes of herbs and vegetables.
Fresh and savoury. Fruit-driven, this organic red wine by Celler de Capçanes is also gently mineral and balsamic. Good acidity, sweet tannins and long, pleasant finish.
|Our personal opinion||
At any time, pair Mas Picosa De Flor en Flor 2017 with BBQs, tapas and pizzas.
Mas Picosa De Flor en Flor 2016:
Grenache, Cab. Sauvignon and Tempranillo. Enterwine 90. Peñín 88. Selection Das Genussmagazin organic wines: 3 stars and Silver Medal.
Mas Picosa De Flor en Flor 2015:
Enterwine 90. Peñín 89. 2 stars & "Commended Wine" - Selection Das Genussmagazin Organic Wine 2017.
Mas Picosa De Flor en Flor 2014:
Peñín 88. 9.36/10 - Guia de Vins de Catalunya (Blind tasting).
Mas Picosa De Flor en Flor 2013:
Blend of Grenache, Carignan, Merlot & Tempranillo. Aged for 4 months in tanks.
Bronze Medal - Vinari Awards. Chosen "Catalonia's Best Young Red Wine."
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||No|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||No|
|Is this product free of sulfites?||No|
|Type of ageing||Months mixing in stainless steel|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||5|
|Other guides||James Suckling 93.|
|Name of Award||No|
|Percentage of variety||Garnacha 30%, Syrah 20%, Cabernet Sauvignon 20%, Merlot 15%, Tempranillo 10%, Cariñena 5%.|
|Pairings||Alone, Cold meats, Grilled lamb, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Grilled white meats, Hamburgers , Pasta with red sauce and meat, Paté, Rice with meat, Roasted chicken, Roasted red meats, semi-curred cheese, Stews, Vegetables, Vegitables sauces|
|Taste||Fruity and Fresh, Light, easy to drink, Lively and Fresh, Silky and intense|
|Occasion||Appetizer, Barbecue, Because you can, Reunion with colleagues, To enjoy daily|