Dominio del Urogallo 2017 'Fanfarria' Tinto, Spain (Cangas)
Item Number: 14709
Sub Region: Cangas del Narcea
Estate Grown Wine: No
Grape(s): Mencia / Albarín Tinto
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Soil Type: Slate, quartzite, clay, limestone
Winemaking Notes: Mencia and Albarín Tinto grapes are harvested by hand from organically and biodynamically farmed vines planted on slate, quartz, and anthracite. Fruit is de-stemmed and fermented with indigenous yeast in stainless steel. The wine is aged in stainless steel and neutral French oak for 7 months.
Tasting Notes: This is a unique, medium-bodied red wine from Asturias, a region known primarily for their tart and funky sidra . The 'Fanfarria' Tinto is herbaceous on the nose with vibrancy of fruit on the palate, with notes of dark red berries, wild cherry and hints of earth.