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Clos Mogador is René Barbier's cellar, one of the biggest names in the D.O. Priorat. Descending from a viticulture family, he arrives to the priorat in the early 80's and elaborates one of the most prestigious wines of this denomination, which will make him jump to international fame: Clos Mogador.
Nelín is a magnificent white wine of the Priorat. A wine that seeks maximum authenticity, the largest expression of the terroir.
|Type Of Wine:||white wine|
|Vintage:||2013 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Priorat (Catalonia, Spain)|
|Grapes:||Garnacha, Garnacha blanca, Macabeo, Marsanne, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir, Roussanne, Viognier|
Description of Nelin 2013
Nelin 2013 (Garnacha, Garnacha blanca, Macabeo, Marsanne, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir, Roussanne and Viognier)
TASTING NOTES OF Nelin 2013:
- View: intense yellow with golden hues.
- Nose: Intense and very nice. Mineral notes and characteristics of the barrel with floral notes. Presence of fruity memories.
- Mouth: Fresh and round. Herbaceous memories and presence of fruity notes and barrrica. It's a long wine.
VINEYARD: Clos Mogador
GRAPES: White Grenache, Macabeo, Viognier and Escanyavella
AGEING: 16 months in large wooden tanks 1200 liter and 600 liter concrete
PREPARATION: The harvest is done manually in small boxes of 10Kg, taking advantage of low temperatures early in the morning to prevent oxidation in the grape.
Once in the winery, 90% of the grapes are pressed and the must is separated. The rest of the grapes is macerated for 12 hours before pressing. Nelin is fermented with indigenous yeast own vineyard in barrels and oak vats. Fermentation at a controlled temperature of 16-18 °C 4-5 weeks lengthens.
WINE PAIRING: Rice with fish, Smoked, raw seafood, Blue fish, Grilled white fish, fried eggs with ham
TEMPERATURE: 10 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14.5% Vol.
How to serve
René Barbier, a descendant of a famous dynasty of winemakers from France and established also in the Penedès, was one of the pioneers of the new Priorat reds successfully bet this difficult area when others ignored.More about the Winery