Elaboration of Quinta de Quercus 2017
Quinta de Quercus 2017 (Tempranillo)
- View: bright cherry red.
- Nose: frank and complex aroma of ripe fruit.
- Mouth: full and round with a long aftertaste.
VINEYARD: Only grapes from Camino Las Morras and Viña Ocana, the best plots of Bodegas Fontana, planted with Tempranillo vines 30 years old, served to create Quinta de Quercus 2017. The clay-rich soils in the first place and height of 800 meters above sea level and its chalky and stony ground of the second gave to the tannins soft but at the same time, firm, good freshness and concentration.
GRAPES: 100% Tempranillo.
AGEING: aged for 12 months in barrels of French and American oak
PREPARATION: once manually selected grapes each plot were destemmed and vinified separately in small stainless steel tanks. Maceration conditions, with manual pumping, were adapted to each of the deposits.
WINE PAIRING: red meat and hunting.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 18 ° C