No Stone Unturned

Old Vine Garnacha/Carinena
Terra Alta D.O.
€14.90 €12.31
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English Master of Wine Ed Adams and South African winemaker Bruce Jack share a love of Spain and make modern, pure wines respecting the indigenous grape varieties. Made from a blend of 60% Garnacha, 25% Carinena and 15% mix of Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah, this wine comes a stone-covered 26 hectare vineyard in Terra Alta in Catalonia. The Garnacha vines are nearly 50 years old and this age gives the wine great concentration and intensity with dark, spicy, blackberry fruit that has been seasoned and enhanced by 10 months new French oak barrels. No Stone Unturned is a big, rich wine that is ripe and juicy enough to be enjoyed now but will also last a good 8-10 years in bottle. Serve with cheeses, game and roast meats.
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SKU: 2015185-00750
Vintage: 2015
Volume: 0,75 L
Country: Spain
Region: Catalunya
Appellation: Terra Alta D.O.
Château: No Stone Unturned
Cuvee: Old Vine Garnacha/Carinena
Producer: La Bascula
Alcohol: 14,5%
Drink From: 2019
Drink Till: 2027
Website: http://www.labascula.net/
The story

Terra Alta is the most southern D.O. in the Catalonia region of northern Spain.  As its name suggests, the vineyards are at high altitudes in the foothills; a picturesque region often painted by Picasso.  It has a rich history with grape cultivation dating back to the Romans and after them the Knights Templar.&...

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