Costers del Sio, Little Love Swing in D.O Costers del Segre

Catalan wine in a nutshell!

197/365 – Catalonia – D.O. Costers del Segre – Balaguer – Costers del Sio – Sios Cau del Gat 2012

Little Love Swing……..

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Sios Cau del Gat 2012, Syrah and Garnatxa Tinta

Dark cherry red color with violet rim, quite glossy. The nose is intense and complex, it presents aromas of red and black fruit and toasted notes due to the ageing. At the very end some green bell pepper and spice. The palate is to broad and corpulent, fleshy. The tannins are notable,  well integrated and nicely marked acidity. Large mouth and very pleasant to drink. Medium after taste. A very rich wine. Good fruity flavour and round. Goes well with meat dishes, like hearty stews.

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The D.O of Costers del Segre is a quite diverse appellation, if you look at it from a geographical aspect. It has different zones that have three main things in common; its location on the basin of…

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