Vd'O 5 2010 is a Spanish red wine that belongs to the premium series of single-varietal wines produced by the prestigious winery Vinyes d'Olivardots.
Harvested by hand and exactingly selected, the grapes were fermented and then macerated for a long period of time in stainless steel tanks.
After that, Vinyes d'Olivardots Vd'O 5 2010 was transferred into French oak barrels, where it was macerated and further aged for 16 months in French oak barrels.
The wine was not bottled or filtered prior to its bottling.
A limited production wine, it will improve in the bottle for about 7 years.
Decant a minimum of 1 hour before you drink it.
Very bright, clean, medium ruby-coloured robe with a crimson rim.
Notes of wild berries, aromatic herbs, blue flowers, aniseed, fennel, orange blossom and toast.
Fresh raspberries, amarena cherries, aromatic herbs, deep mineral remembrances and a smokey touch. Smooth tannins, very good acidity and complex, fresh finish.
|Our personal opinion||
Vinyes d'Olivardots Vd'O 5 2010 is a first-class Empordà that will delight the many lovers of the multi-faceted Grenache grape.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||One hour before serving|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||No|
|Is this product free of sulfites?||No|
|Type of ageing||Months in French oak barrels|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||16|
|Name of Award||No|
|Percentage of variety||No|
|Pairings||Cold meats, Cooked foods, Grilled lamb, Grilled red meats, Grilled vegitables, Pasta with red sauce and meat, Pica Pica, Poultry, Rice with meat, Steak Tartare, Stews, Vegetables, White meat with gravy|
|Taste||Complex and Elegant, Fruity and Fresh, Tasty with barrel notes|
|Occasion||A special occasion, Appetizer, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner|
Gloriously mature yet fresh, with perfectly integrated oak and a marvelous combination of fruit, earth and inner drama.