VARIETAL 70% Garnacha negra (Grenache), 15% Cariñena or Samsó (Carignan) and 15% Syrah REGION Priorat DOQ, Spain
WINEMAKING Grapes sourced from our own vineyards. Harvested by hand in 20-kilo cases. All the harvested grapes are destemmed. Fermented/macerated at a controlled temperature in stainless-steel vats. Macerated for three weeks. Gently pressed using a pneumatic horizontal press. Malolactic fermentation in 225-liter oak barrels. Aged for 12–14 months, after which the wine is blended and bottled. Destí 2013 is neither filtered nor fined. Each bottle ages for several months in the cellar before being released.
TASTING NOTE Nose: Complex on the nose with aromatic notes of red fruit, especially raspberries and redcurrants, balanced by spicy tones against a backdrop of cassis. Palate: Has a balsamic taste across the palate, with hints of sloes and pomegranates. Elegant and silky, it is well balanced with sweet, rounded tannins that lead to a smooth, lingering finish.