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Siós Brut Reserva Blanc de Noirs 2012

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Siós Brut Reserva Blanc de Noirs 2012

Characteristics

  • Blanc de Noirs. 24 meses en botella.
  • Bottle size:
  • 75 cl
  • Percentage of Alcohol:
  • 12

Score

93
Enterwine Score 93
93
Media rating 93

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€20.85
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Details

Siós Blanc de Noirs is a Catalan sparkling wine crafted by the Costers del Sió winery in the northern region of Lérida.

Belonging to the Costers del Segre DO, this white wine is a single varietal Pinot Noir vinified in order to obtain a white wine.

Manually harvested, the grapes were gently pressed; after that, the resulting wine must was not macerated with its skins so the wine remained uncoloured.

Thus it was possible to produce a white wine from a red grape. In other words, a Blanc de Noirs wine.

The must was fermented on its lees in stainless steel tanks and new French oak barrels. In both cases, the lees were stirred on a weekly basis.

Secondary fermentation of this Pinot Noir wine took place in the bottle.

Finally, Siós Brut Reserva Blanc de Noirs 2012 was aged for 24 months in the bottle prior to being disgorged.

Production of only 4,000 bottles.

Additional Information

Appearance

Clean, bright straw yellow colour with some steely tinges.

Nose

Subtle touches of pastry, yeasts, butter, ripe strawberries, along with some herbal notions, and aromas of pomelo rind, dry fruit, smoke and white flowers.

Palate

Creamy, pleasant notes of wild berries, citrus, English custard, fruit compote, almonds and hazelnuts. Well-balanced acidity, tiny, caressing bubbles and tense, refreshing finish. Very well crafted.

Our personal opinion

Siós Brut Reserva Blanc de Noirs 2012 is a substantial white wine perfectly capable of accompanying a great meal.

OTHER VINTAGES

Siós Brut Reserva Blanc de Noirs 2011;

Parker 92 and Peñín 93.

Year 2012
Type of Sparkling Wine Brut
Denomination of Origin (DO) Other denominations
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 5-7ºC
Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming? No
Organic No
Is this product free of sulfites? No
Ageing Blanc de Noirs
Number of months aged in the bottle 24
Parker Score No
Peñin Score No
Our Score 93
Media rating 93
Other guides No
Name of Award No
Mono-Varietal Pinot Noir
Percentage of variety No
Pairings bluefish, Combination of all types of foods, Cooked foods, Cow´s cheese, Fish and gravey, Paté, Poultry, Red meat with gravy, Risotto, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, Roasted pork, Roasted red meats, Smoked foods, Soup and rice, Stew, Whitefish salads
Taste Complex and Elegant, Creamy with fine bubbles, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion No
  1. pinot review by Sion on 3/15/2018
    Value

    A bold Pinot Noir with a solid structure, though not lacking in finesse. Bubble is creamy and the wine feels crisp and fresh.

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