Posts Tagged ‘catalunya’

Vilosell, Red Blend from Catalunya

June 16, 2009

From Costers del Segre, in Catalunya, comes this vilosellTempranillo-led blend. Ruby red, with a sweet-smelling nose packed with vanilla and red berries. Medium body with strawberry flavors, medium acidity and soft tannins. Good finish with more red fruit.

Product: Vilosell

Variety: Tempranillo blend.

Vintage: 2006

Winery: Vilosell

Origin: Catalunya, Spain

Alcohol: 14%

Price: .99 (Everything Wine)

Organic White from Spain

June 2, 2009

From Penedes, in Catalunya, a blend of Parellada and Xarello -commonly used in the production of 2007paresbalta_blancdepacssparkling wine- with a bit of Viura. Atrractive lemon green with a nose of citrus, honey and mandarin orange. Light bodied and refreshing acidity with lemony flavors. The finish is medium with citrus and a tad white pepper.

Product: Blanc de Pacs

Variety: Parellada, Xarel-lo, Viura

Vintage: 2008

Winery: Pares Balta

Origin:Penedes, Catalunya, Spain

Alcohol: 11.5%

Price: x.99 Everything Wine