Scala Dei Prior 201775cl
Scala Dei Prior 2017
Description of Scala Dei Prior 2017
Scala Dei Prior 2017 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Garnacha and Syrah)
- View: intense ruby red with garnet and blue touches.
- Nose: Aroma of spices, red and black fruits such as blackberries or wild and touches of violet and smell of roasted strawberries.
- Mouth: The flavor contains elegant tannins leaving a silky feel that exploits the licorella flavor and mineral touches leaving a long finish on the palate.
APPELLATION: Priorat (Catalonia, Spain).
VINEYARD: Celler Scala Dei.
GRAPES: Syrah (12.5%), Carignan (20%), Grenache red (55%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (12.5%).
AGEING: Fermentation is controlled and occurs in barrels and then spend 80% to French oak barrels and 20% of them American barrels for 1 year.
PREPARATION: The grapes are carefully chosen, passed through a stripping then go to cold maceration. A year is expected in bottles for marketing and so is at its optimum for tasting.
WINE PAIRING: Its flavor can be combined with roast lamb, ham, game birds, chocolate and red meat.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18 ° C
ALCOHOL: from 13.5 to 15%
Reviews of Scala Dei Prior 2017
The best one to enjoy it with a good serrano ham.
I celebrated a special occasion with Scala Dei Prior and my partner.
Red with violet edges. Toffee notes can be appreciated. It improved with a little more coldness.
It pairs good with a strong flavoured fish.