Marqués de Longares Rosado Tempranillo

Marquis of Longares Rosado Tempranillo

Tasting note

Pink strawberry color with blue shades, presents very strong fruit aromas as raspberry, strawberry, peach with a floral base.  in the mouth, it is a soft, fresh and wine with a balanced acidity. 

Varieties

50% Garnacha and 50% Tempranillo

Type of cultivation

Bush – trained lots with a growing background of 2,2 x 2,2, in the Cariñena Designation of Origin, at an average height of 600.

Wine making

Grapes are harvested by using harvesting machines at the optimal maturation time during the first two weeks in September. They are quickly transferred into the wine cellar, and after being squeezed, they are put in deposits made of steel until they acquire the adequate pink color. Afterwards, we proceed to bleed out the grape juice, remove the sludge, and the alcoholic fermentation at a controlled temperature of 17º in order to preserve the maximum quantity of fruit, in stainless steel deposits and with selected yeast. Afterwards, it is clarified and stabilized at a cold temperature of 5º C. The wine is bottled after a microfiltration process.

Presentation

In a 75 cl. Bordeaux kind of bottle

Pairing

To enjoy with pastries, mushrooms, soft and semi cured cheese, rice, fatty fish and white meat.

Service

8º-10º C.

Alcoholic strength

13%