Balbás Barrica It is a contemporary red wine that makes clear the versatility of the Tempranillo grape and grows to unsuspected limits after meticulous elaboration and careful aging in oak barrels. It goes beyond the freshness that it boasts, its fragrant and exuberant aromatic potential.
Current vintage: 2021
Months in barrel: 5 months in American oak.
Elaboration: This wine comes from the upper part of the Rosedal and La Dehesa, Carremolinos, Zumbrin, Carranguix, La Calva and Los Valdillanes estates. The vineyard is around 20 and 35 years old and grows on poor soils of sand and clay, we even find gravelly terrain. It is harvested by hand Once in the tank, the fermentation takes place naturally, with native yeast to preserve the character of our land. Aged for 5 months in new American oak barrels.
CATA's notesAppearance: Cherry-colored, its purple rim is clean and bright. It has a fresh and expressive nose that brings notes of sweet spices and red berries. On the palate it presents itself with sweet tannins and subtle toasted notes provided by the barrels. In addition, it has a long and persistent finish.
pairingPairing: The barrel aging of this wine makes it perfect for local sausages, smoked meats, and grilled vegetables.