Costers del Segre
|Type Of Wine:||white wine|
|Vintage:||2017 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Costers del Segre (Catalonia, Spain)|
|Grapes:||Albariño, Chardonnay, Macabeu, Muscat, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc|
Description of Auzells 2017
Auzells 2017 (Albariño, Chardonnay, Macabeu, Muscat, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc)
TASTING NOTES OF Auzells 2017:
- View: straw yellow, greenish tint.
- Nose: mineral accent orange, lemon and fennel flavors, notes of honeysuckle.
- Mouth: oily and friendly, a wide sensory complexity, vibrant citrus and mineral notes in the long and bitter end of this wine.
APPELLATION: Costers del Segre.
GRAPES: Chardonnay, Macabeo, Parellada, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc.
AGING lees for 3 months (10% in barrel).
PREPARATION: fermentation of the different varieties separately at 16 °C temperature.
PAIRING: chicken and turkey.
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 12.5%
After 20 years of experience manufacturing and marketing of wines in Costers del Segre, Tomàs Cusiné beginning in 2003, his new wine venture. Very knowledgeable about the area, engages his company with a long-term, with the aim of consolidating its hold of prestige. It is installed in the village of El Vilosell, in the region of Les Garrigues (Lleida), rent the old cooperative and remodeling, restoring underground silos and incorporating all the necessary infrastructure for elegant wines of great quality. In 2006 started the expansion of the winery with 500 m2 for the storage and bottling.More about the Winery
Reviews of Auzells 2017
- Tasting notes: Colour: bright straw. Nose: ripe fruit, dried flowers,
fragrant herbs. Palate: flavourful, fruity, fresh, good acidity,
- Score: 93
- Tasting notes: bright straw. Flavor variety,
expressive, complex, grape flavor. On the palate, fresh,
fruity, bold, powerful, flavourful, slightly sweet
- Points: 93
It has a bright yellow colour. It brought back neat memories of daffodil. It is what you can call a fruity wine.