Legado del Moncayo Garnacha Rosado

"I tasted it from tank during a trip to Spain early in the year. It was so deliciously compelling, we had to import it.”" —
Aurelio Cabestrero - Importer
Appellation
Campo de Borja D.O.
Grape(s)
100% Garnacha, from 10 to 20 year-old-vines
Altitude/Soil
560-600 meters / gravelly, chalky loam
Farming Methods
Traditional methods
Harvest
Hand harvested into small boxes
Production
4 hours skin maceration, whole-cluster pressed, alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel
Aging
Aged for a few months in stainless steel tanks prior to bottling, no oak.
Suggested Retail Price
$14
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Legado del Moncayo Garnacha Rosado 2017
88 (WE) 87 (VfC)
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88 The Wine Enthusiast Dusty aromas of citrus rinds are a touch prickly but overall rank as good and clean. A plump palate with medium body retains its freshness prior to melon and orange flavors that hold together on the finish.
December 2018
87 View from the Cellar The 2017 Garnacha Rosato from Legado del Moncayo is sealed under screwcap, but the wine is still very fresh and vibrant at this stage in its evolution. The pretty nose wafts from the glass in a blend of strawberries, melon, salty spice tones and a topnote of dried flowers. On the palate the wine is full-bodied, juicy and pretty soft in terms of acidity, with a good core, nice focus and balance and a long, easy-going and tasty finish. This is not complex, but if offers up good, uncomplicated drinking. 2018-2020.
Issue #75 – May/June 2018
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