A modern version of classic elegance. Selected and rated with 91 points by Sarah Jane Evans, MW as featured in Decanter magazine Bierzo Mencia Expert's Choice (March 2017). A truly expressive mencia red with plenty of flavour and body, dressed in magnificent cherry red, without compromising a smooth, velvety palate. Genuine vehemence and passion for life turned into red.
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Wine name: Vehemencia
Type of wine: Red
Vintage year: 2014
Grape varieties: 95% mencia, 5% garnacha
Winery: Bodega Vehemencia
Production area: Villadecanes, León
Appellation: DO Bierzo
Alcohol content (Vol.): 13.5%
Ageing in bottle: Months, until round
Number of bottles produced: 3500
Winemaking: 100+ old vines, low trailed. Manual harvest in the early day hours. Yield of 3,500Kg/ha. Maceration with cap punching plus rack and return for best colour extraction. Fermentation controlled at 24ºC. Clarification and stabilisation through continuous racking
Colour: Cherry red
Rim: Ruby red
Body: Full bodied
NOSE AND PALATE AROMAS
Raspberry, blueberry, orange, apple, pear, violet, toast, mineral notes
WINE DESCRIPTORSSupple, mouthfilling, berrylike, lush
91 Points Sarah Jane Evans MW, Expert's Choice Bierzo Mencia, Decanter March 2017.
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