La Basseta

La Basseta
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La Basseta
Non certified organic
Red wine Crianza.

Available vintages of La Basseta

  • La Basseta 2014
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Characteristics of La Basseta

La Basseta is a red wine from the Priorat region. It is produced by the Mas Alta winery and is a blend of 3 grape varieties, Cariñena, Garnacha and Syrah.

The vineyards which provide the grapes for La Basseta are located on slopes of licorella, also known as pizarra parda. The plots themselves are at an altitude of between 350-550 metres. Although the yield per hectre is low, a fact that causes a small amount of grapes harvested, this means that the grapes that are harvested are of very high quality. The Cariñena grapes used are over 100 years old, while the Garnacha and Syrah grapes are relatively young, at around 20 years old.

 The harvest has one premise according to the winery. The premise of respect, respect towards nature and towards the generations before that worked for and on the vineyards.

The grapes for La Basseta are put in cold storage and are put on a double selection table. After, the grapes go undergo barreling by gravity. In all of these processes, a strict temperature is maintained.

Before La Basseta is bottled, it is aged for 16months in French oak barrels from Allier of which 80% are new, and 20% are one year old.

The Mas Alta winery was founded back in 1998 when Michel Vanhoutte with other Belgians decided to found it. Michel Tardieu, one of the great winemakers of the Rhone valley, currently advises the team on the development of the four wines produced today.

Alcohol: 14.5%
Serve at 17ºC
We recommend decanting before consumption
Pairing
Rice with meat, Cold meat, Risottos, Grilled lamb, Semi-mature Cheese, Iberian ham, Grilled red meats, Alone

Tasting notes La Basseta

Sight Cherry red with a violet rim. Nose Complex, good intensity aromas with strong mineral notes, balsamic notes, black fruit and almonds. A profound wine. Taste A fresh feeling in the mouth thanks to its elegant acidity. Nice, melted tannins are noticed, adding to the fresh sensation.  Long aftertaste, leaving delicate roasted notes and oriental spices.
Sight A dark picota cherry colour, almost black, with bluish reflections. High robe, very bright. Nose A delicate and expressive nose, very fine, very well-defined, with aromas of ripe red fruit, subtle herbs, spices and aromatic herbs. A very balanced set. Taste This wine's palate is broad, velvety, rich, mineral and silky all at the same time. We find notes of fresh fruit paired with liquorice and a very long persistence. This is a noble red wine, with personality and class. 

Ratings

  • Parker 93
  • Peñin 95
  • Parker 94
  • Peñin 93
  • Decántalo 93

Ratings for the vintages from the D.O. Priorat

2009 Excellent
2008 Very good
2007 Very good
2006 Very good
2005 Excellent
2004 Excellent
2003 Very good
2002 Good
2001 Excellent
2000 Good
1999 Very good
1998 Excellent
1997 Good
1996 Excellent
1995 Excellent
1994 Very good
1993 Excellent
1992 Good
1991 Excellent
1990 Very good
1989 Very good
1988 Good
1987 Good
1986 Good
1985 Good
1984 Good
1983 Excellent
1982 Excellent
1981 Very good
1980 Satisfactory

Reviews

D.O. Priorat

Winery Bodegas Mas Alta

Priorat is craftsmanship and tradition, old and robust vines that are grown and born deep inside the province of Tarragona. They are grown on slopes that are sleety with low fertility and difficult to grow in. In Priorat they produce great red wines of an excellent quality, a maroon colour, robust, dense and rich flavour, intense aromas and sometimes there are reflections present of minerals from the soils.

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    Red wine Crianza Organic. 22 months in a concrete vats. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Mas Martinet. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah and Garnacha Tinta and Cariñena.

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    Mas d'en Compte 2013

    Red wine Barrel. 14 months in French and American oak barrels. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Cal Pla. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Cariñena.

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    Red wine Crianza Non certified organic. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Bodegas Mas Alta. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Cabernet Sauvignon and Cariñena and Garnacha Tinta.

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    Red wine Barrel Non certified organic. 9 months in French oak barrels. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Ediciones I-Limitadas. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Syrah and Cariñena and Garnacha Tinta.

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    Red wine Barrel Non certified organic. 9 months in French oak barrels. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Ediciones I-Limitadas. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Syrah and Cariñena and Garnacha Tinta.

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    Red wine Crianza Non-certified biodynamic. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Terroir al Límit. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Cariñena.

    • Parker 94
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    Arbossar 2014

    Red wine Crianza Non-certified biodynamic. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Terroir al Límit. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Cariñena.

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    Camins del Priorat Magnum 2015

    Red wine Barrel. Volume: Magnum Winery: Álvaro Palacios. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Cabernet Sauvignon and Garnacha Tinta and Syrah and Cariñena.

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    Garnatxa de Cims de Porrera 2007

    Red wine Barrel. 16 months in French oak barrels. Volume: 75 cl. Winery: Cims de Porrera. Production area: Priorat. Grapes used in this wine: Garnacha Tinta.

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