A crianza red, the result of a collaboration between 2 wineries: Bodegues Ribas and Vins Miquel Gelabert. Nowadays, only our winery makes this wine from native grape varieties grown exclusively in our vineyards. A silky, elegant, well structured wine illustrating the potential of the native Mallorcan grape varieties. Its nice bouquet remembers the magic sunsets in the island of Mallorca.
Grape varieties: Callet, Manto Negro, Fogoneu, gorgollassa and Giró Negre. (everything from old vines)
Growing system: “En vaso” bush training and espalier training.
Vineyard location: District of Manacor and Felanitx
Designation: D.O.P. Pla i Llevant- Mallorca
Type of wine: Red “Crianza”
Alcohol content: 13.5-14 % vol.
Fermentation: Temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks.
Ageing: 12 months in French, American and Caucasian (new) oak barrels, followed by bottle ageing.
Tasting notes: Medium intensity, red hue with a purple rim. Complex aromas reminiscent of jams, wild fruits, especially blackberry, as well as coffee, cocoa, aromas of leather, toast and a mixture of spices. On the palate, the wine is silky and elegant, full bodied, round and balanced with a long aftertaste reminiscent of nuts and Mediterranean herbs.
Food pairing: pairs well with stews, red meat casseroles, grilled meat and matured cheeses.
Serving temperature: between 18- 20 ºC