Wine Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
92 Ptos ParkerStock: 36 units
- GRAPE EXCHANGE: Garnacha grape , Macabeo grape , Monastrell grape
- TYPE OF WINE: Red
- Designation of Origin: Calatayud
- ALCOHOL CONTENT: 15,38º vol.
- SERVICE TEMPERATURE: 14º-16º C
- WINERIES: Lajas
- TASTING NOTES: View: Well covered cherry red color. Nose: The first impact of wild black berries, blackberries and red fruit in liquor appears on the nose, wrapped as it oxygenates with earthy, mineral, graphite and metallic aromas that transmit the strength of the slate terrain. Mouth: It has a glyceric mid palate that opens immediately throughout the mouth driven by its acidity, resulting in fullness with powerful tannins and mineral and earthy touches reappearing.
- BARREL AGING: 12 months
- MARK / PRODUCER: Lajas
- ORIGIN: Spain
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Limited Production: 4,313 bottles.
Special characteristics of the wine:
Winemaking Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
The grapes were picked by hand in 15 kg boxes. Refrigerated and transported to the warehouse. Cold maceration for 7 days before fermentation. Soft pressing. Maceration for 20 days. 70% of the wine is aged for approximately 1 year in 400 and 500 liters of French oak.
What kind of wine is Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
Wine aged 12 months in 400-500 liter French oak barrels
The Lajas winery
Lajas, a family project, we want to convey the peculiarities of unique vineyards, planted with native grapes.
Denomination of origin of Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
The D.O.P. Calatayud is located in the westernmost part of the province of Zaragoza, 87 kilometers from Zaragoza and only 1 hour from Madrid by AVE.
The D.O.P. Calatayud is located within the Comarca Comarca de Calatayud belonging to the province of Zaragoza and bordering the provinces of Soria, Guadalajara and Teruel.
From a geomorphological point of view, the Calatayud basin is a miniature reproduction of the Ebro basin with three distinct units: the outer mountain ranges, the interior of the trench and the foothills.
It is an area of complicated orography, located in the foothills of Moncayo and characterized by a complex hydrographic network made up of various tributaries of the Ebro River, such as the Jalón, Jiloca and other minor ones. The vineyards descend the slopes of the mountains, with altitudes ranging between 550 and 1,040 meters.
Variety of grapes used in the wine Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
Variety of grapes: 97% Garnacha Tinta del Pais (Red Grenache), 3% G.Blanca, Macabeo, Monastrell, Bobal
Age of the wines: 76 years
Wine pairing Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
To accompany with meats.
Occasions in which Lajas Finca El Peñiscal is appropriate
Wine to drink at all kinds of meals or celebrations.
Quality / price ratio of Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
The quality justifies the price.
Alcohol level of Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
It came with 15.38º vol. of alcohol graduation.
Ideal consumption temperature of Lajas Finca El Peñiscal
Its ideal temperature to drink it should be 14º-16º C
Lajas Finca El Peñiscal wine awards and distinctions
92 + Parker points
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