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Winery: Bodegas Mas Alta
Región: Cataluña (D.O.Q. Priorat)
Grape Varieties: 60% Cariñena, 35% Syrah and 5% Grenache
Type: Red, oak aged
Alcohol Volume: 15%
Serving Temperature: 16º-18º.
Production: Creu Alta is a blend of carignan (60%), Syrah (35%) and grenache (5%). The grenache comes from vines that are 80 years old, and the carignan is harvested exclusively from hundred-year old vineyards. growing on Llicorella soils at an altitude of 350 - 550 meter above sea leve. The result is, after a carefully selection and together with the advice from French oenologists Michel Tardieu and Philippe Cambie, a Superb unique wine that combines the typical characteristics and reflects the elegance of its origins and the passion of the winegrowers
Aged for 18 months in French Allier Oak new (80%) and second year.
Tasting Notes: Concentrated with good complexity and body. Ripe black fruit with mineral and balsamic notes well marked. Elegant wine very well balanced with fine tannins and long finish.
Note: To be enjoyed during the next 10 - 15 years.
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