Finca Olivardots Vermell
Guia Peñín2017: 92***** points
Technical data: download technical data PDF Finca Olivardots Vermell 2016
Grape Varieties: 70% Syrah, 10% Grenache, 10% Carignan, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon.
Syrah, Grenache and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes come from vineyards between 10 to 15 years old and Carignan grapes comes from old vines with an average of 50 years old.
All of them are situated in the most flat of the region at a height of 90/100 meters above sea level where the soil is formed by pebbles, sand and granite.
Harvest & Vinification
Hand picking harvest in crates of 10 Kg, carrying out a first sorting in the vineyard and a second one in the cellar.
Cold soak (2-4ºC), alcoholic fermentation independent of each grape in small stainless steal tanks at controlled temperature over 26ºC and pressed in vertical press at very low pressure.
Ageing process 10 months in second fill French oak.
Bottled without fining or filtering.
Red cherry colour.
Intense fruity bouquet: strawberry, cassis and blueberry, complemented with creamy yogurt. Violet flower, mediterranian herbs and balsamic notes show Syrah variety expression.
On the palate it is a silky, fresh, well balanced and full-bodied wine with fine tannins. It has a long and persistent ending.