WINES

BOTIJO ROJO

Grenache 2018


Firm Grenache with minerals hints: the real expression.


Viticulture

Vineyard 25 ha. Rainfed. Vertical axis
Location Las Cellas y Sabinar
Growing area  Alluvial soils with clay and limestone
Altitude 450 m
Inclination Northeast 7%
Age of vines 20-50 years
Organic Yes

Winemaking

Harvest Sept. 5-15. Hand-picking in bins
Skin contact  8-10% of the whole raceme
Yeast Indigenous
Fermentation Stored 20 days in cement and stainless steel
Extraction 1/2 pumping over the mass of skins per day
Ageing 10 months in underground cement
Production 80.000 units
Chemical analysis 13,5% abv, 3,32 pH