Els Pics 2017

Red Crianza wine Bodegas Mas Alta Priorat (Spain) Grenache, Carignan, Syrah y Cabernet Sauvignon 5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente Based on 1 review Price: 14.25 € VAT incl. 0.75 L bottle
14 in stock
Usual dispatch time for more bottles: 2 days

14.25 € 0.75 L bottle

Also available in the following special selections

Slate tracks

Price : 113.40 € VAT incl. Buying them together, you save : 5.94 € (-5%)

Priorat essentials (I)

Price : 75.35 € VAT incl. Buying them together, you save : 3.95 € (-5%)

Details for Els Pics 2017

Type:
Red Crianza wine
Producer:
Bodegas Mas Alta
Wine region:
Priorat (Spain)
Grape varieties:
Grenache, Carignan, Syrah y Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle:
0.75 L
Alcohol content:
15,0%

Els Pics 2017
Front and back

Review:

What could we possibly expect from this superb Priorat winery on producing a wine like Els Pics, and moderately-priced too, except another great wine. An excellent little wine showing Priorat typicality but, above all, boasting the unmistakable ‘Mas Alta’ hallmark, with that warmth and fruit-driven depth and that refinement, quite capable of delighting every type of palate.

Els Pics is a powerful yet accessible wine, and a complex one since it amasses fine qualities acquired over the whole production process: it is a blend of four grape varieties, fundamentally a Garnacha (60%) and Cariñena (25%), with small amounts of Syrah (10%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (5%); the grapes come from young vineyards, planted in soils of varied composition (calcareous-clay and slate) and with various orientations; half the ageing time takes place in concrete tanks, while the other half occurs in French oak barrels, with just 10% of them new and the rest being one year (15%), two years (46%) and three years old (30%). Diversity and complexity.

The wine gleams brightly in the glass, exhibiting an intense cherry colour. It starts off with primary aromas and the pervading warmth of strawberry tart and oven-baked plums; cloaked in the freshness of a fine minerality, notes of liquorice and gunpowder can be discerned. Its 15 degrees of alcohol seem to disappear as if by magic, once it is poured into the glass. On the palate this wine has a considerable amount of body, density and powerfulness, and the longer it spends in the glass, the balance becomes more perfect between its great acidity, the lovely sweetness and the slight bitterness from aromatic plants (thyme) which persists on the finish. A great Priorat at a great price, complete with the ‘Mas Alta’ hallmark and guarantee.

Food Pairing:
Lamb / strawberry cake / barbecues / grilled meats / venison stew
Recommendations:
Optimum serving temperature:
Between 16ºC and 18ºC

Customer reviews of Els Pics 2017

5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente 5.0 /5 (Based on 1 review)

5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente5.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente J'adore | by: Sophie B 23 May 2019

Un vin gourmand et généreux sans être lourd.. Des tanins fins, il garde de la fraîcheur.. Je vous le conseille !

Translate text into English

Bodegas Mas Alta

Bodegas Mas Alta
* Bodegas Mas Alta

Priorat, Spain

Mas Alta was founded in the village of La Vilella Alta at the end of the nineties (1999) by two Belgian families (Lambrecht and Vanhoutte), with the technical assistance of Michel Tardieu, the eminent French oenologist. They were neither the first nor will they be the last to come...

View more

Contact details

Telephone
+34 977 054 151


Other products from the same winery

Artigas 2016

Artigas 2016

20.90 € Red Crianza wine Bodegas Mas Alta Grenache, Carignan, Cabernet Sauvignon

Artigas Blanc 2016

Artigas Blanc 2016

25.10 € Barrel Aged white wine Bodegas Mas Alta White Grenache, Macabeo, Pedro Ximénez 91 Parker 93 Peñín

All the products from Bodegas Mas Alta

This month, Vinissimus recommends

Tanuki Bob 2016

Tanuki Bob 2016

14.90 € Red Crianza wine, Mallorca 4 Kilos Vinícola Mantonegro 92+ Parker

Séptima Gran Reserva 2016

Séptima Gran Reserva 2016

19.00 € Red Gran Reserva wine, Mendoza Bodega Séptima Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Tannat

Suertes del Marqués La Solana 2017

Suertes del Marqués La Solana 2017

17.90 € Young red Crianza wine, Valle de La Orotava Bodega Soagranorte Listán Negro 93 Parker

More recommendations

This month's Best Sellers

La Montesa 2016

La Montesa 2016

11.20 € Red Crianza wine, Rioja Bodegas Palacios Remondo Grenache, Tempranillo 93 Parker Vinissimus No. 1 Best Seller

Izadi Crianza 2016

Izadi Crianza 2016

9.30 € Red Crianza wine, Rioja Bodegas Izadi Tempranillo 93 Peñín Vinissimus No. 2 Best Seller

Ultreia Saint Jacques 2017

Ultreia Saint Jacques 2017

9.95 € Young red wine, Bierzo Raúl Pérez Viticultor Mencia 93 Parker Vinissimus No. 3 Best Seller

We also suggest

e-Newsletter

Recommendations, offers, new additions...

Club Vinissimus

  • Monthly themed selection of 6 wines
  • Discount of 12-14%
  • Free enrolment
  • No compulsion to buy
  • Welcome gift

July 2019 Selection

Atrepat Negre 2018 2 bottles

Treinta Mil Maravedíes 2016 2 bottles

Finca Sandoval El Fundamentalista 2015 2 bottles

65.61 €
57.60 €

Save 8.01 € (12.20%)

Spirits

Auchentoshan Three Wood

Auchentoshan Three Wood

38.50 € Whisky single malt, Lowlands Auchentoshan Distillery

Larios Rosé

Larios Rosé

13.95 € Gin, Spain Larios

Ron Brugal Extra Viejo

Brugal Extra Viejo

17.90 € Rum, Dominican Republic Ron Brugal

Knob Creek Original

Knob Creek

32.50 € Bourbon, Kentucky Knob Creek

More spirits

About Vinissimus

Toni Vicens
* Toni Vicens, Fundador

In 2005 Toni Vicens, a wine enthusiast and keen web programmer, set up Vinissimus with barely 100 wines in the catalogue.

Today, after more than a million bottles of wine sold, 80,000 orders processed and 102,000 clients all over Europe, Vinissimus operates sites in 5 countries, has 6,800 listed references and is the leader in online sales of Spanish wine in Europe.

At Vinissimus we take great care over each order to make sure that all goes to plan and that our customers receive their wines as soon as possible. Our own in-house technology for handling orders and our personal approach towards customer service work in tandem to provide total satisfaction.

Returns / Breakage Guarantee

If one of our products arrives in poor condition or you are simply not satisfied with it, you can return it to us with peace of mind. If a bottle breaks during transit, Vinissimus will ensure that another one is sent out to you.

Secure payment

Card payments are carried out using the 4B platform and encrypted with the SSL protocol in order to guarantee maximum security.

Payment can be made by means of a credit card, bank transfer, Paypal or cash on delivery.

Delivery times

Orders for the Spanish mainland are delivered within 2 to 3 working days of being placed. For the Balearic Islands, the delivery time is 3-4 days, and between 4 to 6 days for most destinations in other European countries. If the wine is in stock and the order is placed before 1pm Spanish time, it can be delivered to you in the UK 4 days later.

More information and prices
Delivery charges

Firma de Toni Vicens
Toni Vicens,
Founder of Vinissimus
tvicens@vinissimus.com