Maquinon Garnatxa, Priorat, Casa Rojo

Maquinon Garnatxa, Priorat, Casa Rojo

The best Garnacha grapes from Priorat in Catalunya are grown on soils rich in slate and quartzite, these soils are called llicorella. The vineyards on the slopes around the village of Falset, that produce the grapes for Maquinon, are rich with llicorella soils and farmed biodynamically. The grapes are hand-harvested and fermented prior to being aged in French oak barrels for about five months. A small percentage of Cabernet Sauvignon and Mazuela is included in the final blend to provide complexity. Shows a bright red and black fruit character with notes of toasted spice.

  • Type: Red
  • Country: Spain
  • Region: Catalunya
  • Vintage: 2013/2014
  • Producer: Casa Rojo
  • Primary grape: Grenache/Garnacha
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £13.30
  • Code: 29907
  • Expression: Ring