85% Cariñena (known locally as Samsó) en 15% Garnacha. Selection from the best, old vines (over 60 years). 17 months' ageing in French oak barrels, followed by a further 24 months in the bottle.
Complex red and jammy black fruit aromas. Mediterranean herbs, roasted coffee beans, green pepper, cloves,... Surprisingly balanced and supple with ripe, round tannins and a long, fruity finish.
With poultry, cold meats, mature cheeses, grilled red meat, roast lamb.
About the bodega
The bodega was founded in 1917 and is one of the most important wine estates of the area around Priorat. The estates comprise some 500 hectares of vineyard which all belong to the D.O. Monstant. As well as various oliv...