Insensato Garnacha

Insensato Garnacha Red

PRODUCT. INSENSATO GARNACHA
WINERY. Bodegas d. Mateos SL
PRODUCTION REGION. Denominación de Origen Calificada Rioja (DOCa Rioja)
LOCATION. Aldeanueva de Ebro (La Rioja). Spain
VARIETIES. 100% Garnacha
VINEYARDS AVERAGE AGE. 45 years old
VINEYARDS AVERAGE HARVESTING PRODUCTION. 5.500 kg/Ha
ALCOHOL. 14,5% alc/vol

WINEMAKING
1. Hand-selected grapes
2. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperature (28ºC) for 30 days. Punching down and overpumping twice a day for an hour
3. Post-fermentative maceration with skins for 7 days
4. Racking
5. Malolactic fermantion in stainless steel tanks for 55 days
6. Ageing in 225L. french oak barrels (100%) with MT toasted for 5 months
7. Natural clarification inside the barrels
8. Stabilization and bottling
9. Labelling and dispatch

COLOUR. Dark cherry brilliant and intense red colour, with violet reflections. High cloak
AROMA. High intense aroma of red fruits (strawberry, raspberry and black currants), over a balsamic and fresh oak touch
TASTE. Powerful and meaty taste at the beginning, with an intense fruit concentration. Very wide wine. Slight mineral and sweet end, very soft, due to the well balanced acidity

DRINKING TEMPERATURE. 16ºC
FOOD PAIRING. Grilled meats, tuna and codfish stews, mixed vegetables, rice and pasta dishes and cured cheeses

Insensato Garnacha Red