Parotet 2017

Young red wine Celler del Roure Valencia (Spain) Mandó y Mourvèdre 93 Parker  April 2019 4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente Based on 1 review Price: 16.90 € VAT incl. 0.75 L bottle
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Details for Parotet 2017

Type:
Young red wine
Producer:
Celler del Roure
Wine region:
Valencia (Spain)
Grape varieties:
Mandó y Mourvèdre
Bottle:
0.75 L
Alcohol content:
14,5%

Parotet 2017
Front and back

Review:

Parotet is an ode to fruit; an ode to traditional grape varieties, the tantalizing red colour of wine, its soil and the freshness of Mediterranean mountain-lands. A homage to wines from another time. The fruit is fermented with part of its stalks using local yeasts in traditional stone presses, and then aged in 2,600-litre jars buried under ground.

Seventy-five percent of the wine comes from a virtually extinct grape variety, Mandó, while Monastrell makes up the remaining quarter. They blend perfectly to give body and shape to a wine which faces the sea from vineyards 550 metres up on the mountain slopes rooted in the sandy soil of this Valencian terroir. The Mandó grape gives it aromas of flowers, fallen leaves, and a certain sponginess while the Monsatrell imprints notes of maturity, intense fruit, and hardiness. What stands out most about the Parotet is the ripe wild fruit and hints of southern scrubland. Slightly spiced notes join subtle aromas of violets to surround the pleasantness of this wine with southern warmth, but it still retains its freshness. A balsamic wine with typicity but not an over-mature one. Its time spent in jars means the wine is bottled with its crispy and fragrant fruitiness intact. Gentle in the mouth, it is a somewhat lactic, or milky, wine which is easy and delicate when first sipped, though elegant rustic tannins and a delightful acidity soon appear on the scene. It has a bitter, dry finish as you'd expect with a wine which has a long life awaiting it.

The wine is called Parotet after the word in Catalan for a small kind of dragonfly. Just like the insect, it is a graceful, agile, and elegant wine — a faithful image of the wonderful landscapes which saw its birth.

Food Pairing:
Iberian sausages / cheese croquettes / rabbit lamb with fine herbs
Production:
Vinification material:
Earthenware
Ageing period:
14 months
Recommendations:
Optimum serving temperature:
Between 14ºC and 16ºC
Decanting:
Aeration is recommended
Drinking and storing:
Drink now or keep until 2021.

Customer reviews of Parotet 2017

4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente 4.0 /5 (Based on 1 review)

4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente4.0 de 5 estrellas. Basado en 1 opiniones de cliente Un vino sorprendente | by: Carlos 17 June 2019

Un excelente coupage de Mandó i Monastrell, gobernando la primera y reposado en tinajas a la vieja usanza. Me ha sorprendido. Expresa frescura y mineralidad además del aspecto floral. Con toques bálsamicos y profundidad.

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Celler del Roure

Celler del Roure
* Celler del Roure

Valencia, Spain

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+34 962 295 020


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