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Roca del Crit

Roca del Crit
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Roca del Crit
Red wine Barrel. 12 months in oak barrels.
Variety: Garnacha Tinta,  Cariñena
Designation of Origin: D.O. Empordà
Production area: Catalonia
Volume: 75 cl.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Red wine Barrel. 12 months in oak barrels.
Variety: Garnacha Tinta,  Cariñena
D.O. Empordà (Catalonia)
Volume: 75 cl.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Fruity
Spicy
Young
Barrel
Light
Body

Characteristics of Roca del Crit

Roca del Crit is a red wine produced by Gallina de Piel Wines, D.O. Empordà.

Gallina de Piel Wines is the personal project of David Seijas, sommelier at the El Bulli restaurant for 13 years. With this project, David Seijas aims to bring wine closer to people from the sommelier’s point of view, enhancing different styles and profiles, and seeking the character and personality of the place where they come from.

David makes his wines together with the best producers, selecting the best vineyards and local grapes. He currently produces two wines, one in Empordá and the other in Valdeorras, two very special areas for him. Galicia, where he has his family roots, and the Empordà, where he has lived his best years as a sommelier in El Bulli.

Roca del Crit is a wine made with Grenache and Carignan. The Grenache comes from the Mas Marés area, it is 15 years old and is planted on granitic soils. The Carignan, on the other hand, comes from the area of ​​Rabós, it is over 80 years old and is planted on shale soils.

After the harvest, the Grenache is vinified in stainless steel deposits.10% ferments with the stems and ages on its lees for 6 months. The Carignan also ferments in stainless steel and is aged for 12 months in used barrels of different sizes, from 500 to 700 litres.

Serve at 16ºC
Contains sulphites
Pairing
Roasts, Rice with meat, Cold meat, Steak tartare, Pasta with meat sauce

Tasting notes Roca del Crit

Roca del Crit 2016 is an elegant, fluid and complex red wine. This vintage reveals an excellent balance between maturity and freshness. On the nose, the aromas of ripe black fruit stand out, with the spicy and slightly toasted notes of the aging. On the palate it is silky, lively and very lingering.

Ratings

  • Decántalo 90
  • Peñin 91

Prizes

Vinari de Plata 2019 Negres de Criança

Ratings for the vintages from D.O. Empordà

2015 Good
2014 Good
2013 Very good
2012 Very good
2011 Very good
2010 Very good
2009 Very good
2008 Very good
2007 Excellent
2006 Very good
2005 Excellent
2004 Very good
2003 Very good
2002 Good
2001 Very good
2000 Very good
1999 Very good
1998 Excellent
1997 Satisfactory
1996 Very good
1995 Very good
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Designation of Origin D.O. Empordà

The landscape of the region of Empordà, located in the northeast of Catalonia, is full of contrasts, due to the natural limits of the Pyrenees in the north and the Mediterranean Sea and magnificent Costa Brava in the east. Thanks to these, the Empordà is a unique place, a special territory between the sea and the mountains, marked by the presence of the north wind known as Tramontana.

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