Les Cousins L'Antagonique 2017

Barrel Aged white wine Les Cousins Marc & Adrià Priorat (Spain) Grenache, Carignan, White Grenache, Macabeo, Trepat y Escanyavella 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: 13.15 € VAT incl. 0.75 L bottle
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13.15 € 0.75 L bottle

Details for Les Cousins L'Antagonique 2017

Barrel Aged white wine
Les Cousins Marc & Adrià
Wine region:
Priorat (Spain)
Grape varieties:
Grenache, Carignan, White Grenache, Macabeo, Trepat y Escanyavella
0.75 L
Alcohol content:

Les Cousins L'Antagonique 2017
Front and back


L'Antagonique is a wine that will raise a smile. We smile because Marc and Adriá never fail to amaze us, with wines that are original but easy to understand as well; low production wines yet even so within everyone's reach; wines made with respect, passion and also with and for enjoyment. Well done!

Inevitably, a wine such as this attracts attention due to its lovely, attractive, artistic label, but all the more so when we read on the back label that it is a blanc de noirs, made from 60% Garnacha Negra and 30% Cariñena, with white grapes making up only 10% of the blend! Looking at the colour in the glass, this is hard to believe: it is virtually transparent and very clean: only in the middle does it appear straw-yellow, with no real intensity, but on swirling it round, its density and abundant tears make us aware that there is plenty of substance and this will be a wine with some body.

L'Antagonique is an aromatic white. It releases velvety aromas and we cannot help but recall its “cousin” L'Inconscient, a red which regales us with a delightful rose fragrance: here the scent is of white flowers and stone white fruits, notes of raw almonds and calcareous rock, a refreshing combination. Once still in the glass, it again reminds us of L'Insconscient, because aromas appear of red and black fruit, although not of the fruit juice but that wild berry aroma which lingers on our hands when we pick fresh blackberries out in the countryside. These aromas have depth, but always portray a white profile. The freshness revives on swirling the glass and the terrain’s minerality also makes its presence known.

On the palate it is glyceric, it flows easily, it has good body, a vibrant acidity and is altogether balanced, rounded and complete; a wine too that is truly gastronomic, which leaves a wonderful flavour in the mouth, a creamy mixture of white fruit and forest berry fruits. L'Antagonique, where opposites come together.

Food Pairing:
Pasta with cheese and oil / rice dishes / pesto pasta / braised vegetables / creams / cream soups / pizza
Optimum serving temperature:
Between 9ºC and 11ºC

Customer reviews of Les Cousins L'Antagonique 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 Ein "Blanc-de-Noirs-Rosat" mit hohem Spaßfaktor | by: Dieter 25 January 2020

Auf der Suche nach einem, nun ja, „verrückten Spaßwein“ aus dem Priorat kommt man sehr schnell zum „L´Antagonique 2017“. An diesem „Blanc de Noirs“ ist so ziemlich alles schrill, schräg, schreiend, bizarr und skurril; pure Absicht und natürlich ganz im Sinne der beiden Pérez-Cousins Marc und Adrià. Herrlich laut das irre Etikett; die Cuvée verwegen und wechselhaft. In den ersten Jahrgängen aus weißer Garnatxa, Macabeo, Escanyavella und Trepat, wurde zwischen 2014 und 2016 zu roter Garnatxa, Carinyena und Viognier gewechselt. 2017 nun der Versuch eines reinen „Blanc de Noirs“ aus Garnatxa und Carinyena. Das Ergebnis entpuppt sich jedoch als ein „Blanc-de-Noirs-Rosat“, denn der „2017er L´Antagonique“ fließt intensiv-lachsfarben ins Glas. Eine „Solució Rosat“ à la „Les Cousins“! Zwischen Glas und Mund lösen sich indessen alle „Widersprüche“ auf und führen zu einem der originellsten Spaßerlebnisse: expressiv, vital und mitreißend frisch, reichlich Aromen, vibrierende Zitrusnoten, feine Gewürze und Kräuter, prickelnder Abgang. Hoher Spaßfaktor.

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Les Cousins Marc & Adrià

Les Cousins Marc & Adrià
* Les Cousins Marc & Adrià

Priorat, Spain

A project started up by two cousins with twin career paths, who, after having worked in their family wineries, decided to bring a dream to fruition, to make wines in an individual style very much their own and according to their personal understanding of life.

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+34 639 709 133

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