Xirā 2018


Technical sheet

Designation of origin: DO Alella
Type: Young red wine
Varieties: 93% syrah, 7% white grenache
Terroir: Granitic arena and clayey soil (“sauló”)
Alcohol: 13,5%
Added value: Organic wine and manual harvesting
Fermentation: spontaneous on indigenous yeasts, during 25 days of maceration with 2 bâtonnages (Stirring) per day. Fermentation of the different juices is done separately. Spontaneous malolactic fermentation
Aging: Inox
Limited production – 4.800 bottles

Tasting note

Eye: Carmine red.
Nose: Seductive with the presence of red, fresh and sweet fruit. Notes of balsamic aromas (licorice) and Mediterranean herbs (lavender).
Mouth: Fresh, fruity, almost explosive entry with a light finish without marked tannicity.

Food and wine…

Perfect match for informal dinners and outdoor lunches, tartars or roastbeef as well as chocolate desserts.