2019 Venta la Vega Adaras Aldea

Venta La Vega |Almansa |Alicante
A bright fresh blend of Garnacha Tintorera and Syrah from south central Spain.
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Ripe and bright, this wine is a typical expression of this new modern Spanish explosion that we’ve seen over the past few years.

Elegant new wave Garnacha Tintorera blended with Syrah to produce a wine that is vibrant, fresh and so lively. There is a real purity to the wines of Raul Perez, they are lithe, and without any heaviness. This flies in the face of convention with red-fleshed grapes such as Garnacha Tintorera, which are generally fuller-bodied and heavier.

With the largest holdings in Europe of this rare-to-our-shores varietal, the wines of Venta la Vega provide a real point of difference in the market, and like much of the new-wave of Spanish producers, are exceptional value for money European wines.

Off 20 year old organically farmed vines on limestone soil at 850m elevation.

Maceration and fermentation medium 20 days, reaching temperatures till 30 °C in steel tanks. Alcoholic fermentation and malolactic occur naturally, the latter being in French oak foudres during 3-months.
<div class="product-short-description">Cherry red color with hints of violet and high to mid-depth color. In nose, aromas of minerality and red fruits. In the mouth, it's an expressive and clean wine with a good balance of fruitiness and flavours typical of limestone. Well-structured tannins. Fresh acidity.

91 Points - "Very bright and transparent character to this with blackberry, cherry and light walnut character. Medium-bodied with light yet firm tannins and a linear finish. Nice tension. From organically grown grapes." - James Suckling (James Suckling)

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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Juicy chilled red

    Great easy drinking chilled red, perfect for the warmer months

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