ataulfos 2008 (red)
Bodega: Jiménez-Landi
Winemaker: Daniel Gómez Jiménez-Landi
Region: DO Méntrida
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GRAPE
VARIETY
100% Garnacha
VINEYARD
Climate: Continental - Mediterranean Soil: Sand (silica) of granitic origin. Pitches: 1 plot in El Real de San Vicente. Orientation: West face Altitude: 740 meters Vine age: 60 years
PRODUCTION METHOD
Harvest by hand in small boxes. Made in two open barrel 500 liters. With whole grape stalk (100%) pre-fermentation maceration cold (7 days) feet trodden only by avoiding the use of bombs. Maceration time: 30 days. malolactic fermentation natural oak. Aging on lees.
ALCOHOL %
14.5% by Volume
AGING
13 months in French oak barrels of 225 liters.
TOTAL PRODUCTION
495 bottles & 50 magnums