Celler Cercavins, These Foolish Things in D.O. Costers del Segre

Catalan wine in a nutshell!

172/365 – Catalonia – D.O. Costers del Segre – Verdu – Celler Cercavins – BRU de Verdu 2010

These Foolish Things…..

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BRU de Verdu 2010

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Bru Verdu 2010 is a blend of Ull de Llebre, Syrah and Merlot . After de-stemming and crushing, maceration and fermentation is done in stainless steel tanks. After a gentle pressing it rests on American and Hungarian oak, ageing for 6 months. Dark cherry color with garnet rim. Clean and bright. Slow and slightly tinted tears. It has a clean and intense nose with outstanding very fruity aromas, ripe black fruit and licorice intermixed with subtle spices and lightly toasted. Mild vegetables and balsamic background appears after a while. The entry is powerful, fleshy and dry, marked by intense roasted notes, light spices and a delicate mineral touch. Good acidity that refreshes and distinctly tannic. Persistent finish that leaves roasted and fruity sensations.

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