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Les Terrasses 2017

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2017 Other vintages
Appellation:Priorat (Catalonia, Spain)
Winery: Álvaro Palacios
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Carignan, Cariñena, Garnacha, Samsó, Syrah
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14.5%
James Suckling Score: 92
From Álvaro Palacios (Priorat), we received this Les Terrasses 2017 (£25.56), a red wine based on syrah, samsó, garnacha, cariñena, carignan and cabernet sauvignon of 2017 and comes with an alcohol content of 14.5%. The Les Terrasses 2017 is the ideal red to combine with confit and grilled meats. According to Drinks&Co users, this red wine earns 4 out of 5 points while renowned wine experts rate it as follows: robert parker: 93 and peñín: 93.

Description of Les Terrasses 2017

Les Terrasses 2017 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Carignan, Cariñena, Garnacha, Samsó and Syrah)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Intense cherry red color with some purple reflections.
  • Nose: It is a particularly fruity wine with ripe fruit smell, perfect balance and great expressiveness.
  • Mouth: It has silky tannins. It is characterized as structured, tasty with a subtle and unobtrusive acidity wine.

APPELLATION: Priorat

VINEYARD: Alvaro Palacios The winery is located in Gratallops and is named after the winemaker whose creations allow you to hold the title of a celebrity in the Spanish winemaking. Alvaro Palacios up to the region in 1989 with a group of local producers to undertake this journey that promised excellent products and deserved recognition in the world of wine.

GRAPES: Carignan, Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah.

AGEING: Aged for 12 months in French oak barrels, with a percentage of 80% in new barrels and 20% barrels used.

PREPARATION: The vinification process of this product is made in stainless steel, varieties of wood and concrete.

WINE PAIRING: This wine is tasted great with all kinds of meats and stews. It works well with Iberian ham and all kinds of birds.

RECOMMENDED TEMPERATURE SERVICE: 16 °C.

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

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Consumption temp.

16ºC

The Winery

Álvaro Palacios

Álvaro Palacios

Alvaro Palacios Priorat reaches in 1989, the town of Gratallops, along with Rene Barbier, Carles Pastrana and José Luis Pérez, with the intention to transmit to their wines (Bodegas Alvaro Palacios) the character of this land. They believed in the Priorat, full of sharp essences of Mediterranean sunshine, cliffs and shale, fennel and olive groves, a land of mystical soul.

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Reviews of Les Terrasses 2017

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Blueberry, licorice, cocoa, intense, warm. 90 points.
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3.5/5

Violets, blackberries, licorice, warm, direct.
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