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Formiga de Vellut

Formiga de Vellut
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Formiga de Vellut
Organic
Red wine Barrel.

Available vintages of Formiga de Vellut

  • Formiga de Vellut 2014
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Characteristics of Formiga de Vellut

Formiga de Vellut is a red wine from D.O Priorat produced by Clos Galena-Domini de la Cartoixa. This is a blend of Garnacha Tinta, Cariñena and Syrah.

The vines where Formiga de Vellut is produced, orignate from completely organic methods under the protection and stamp of approval by the Consell Català de la Producció Agrària Ecològica (CCPAE).

The harvest is completed by hand with a selection of only the best grapes from the same vineyard.

On arrival to the winery, the grapes for Formiga de Vellut, each variety is fermented separately at a constant 22ºC for one week.

Subsequently, the grapes are macerated at 28ºC and the must is filtered by a gentle press.

Finally the blend is made and Formiga de Vellut remains in French (80%) and American (20%) for 9 months before being bottled.

Domini de la Cartoixa, also known as Clos Galena, is a projected dreamed up by Miguel Pérez Cerrada, a university professor with a huge passion for wine. Toni Coca, a well-known oenologist applies his knowledge to help the winery.

Alcohol: 14.5%
Serve at 17ºC
Pairing
Foie gras, Roasted red meats, Cold meat

Tasting notes Formiga de Vellut

Sight Intense cherry red. Nose Complex aromas and fresh red and black fruit with balsamic touches. Taste Potent and fresh, fleshy finish. Mature and fresh tannins.

Ratings for the vintages from the D.O. Priorat

2012 Very Good
2011 Good
2010 Excellent
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

D.O. Priorat

Winery Clos Galena - Domini de la Cartoixa

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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