Yotuel Roble 2012

F 16 2 flasches

Grape variety

Tinta del País 100%.

 

Soil

Clay and calcarean soil with sandy parts.

 

Climate

A mild winter with a lot of rainfall, followed by a warm spring resulted in an early shoot. Summer started with a lot of rain but at the end it changed into a quite hot period. The grapes matured perfectly, both the accumulation of the sugar and the maturation of the phenols was optimal.

 

Vineyards

In Anguix, a selection of grapes from four plots: Los Dujos, Molino y Camino Viejo trained in Cordon system, each, and Pincha Ratas, trained in bush style.

 

Production

 31.55 hl/ha.

 

Harvest

Hand picked on the 27th of September 2014, using cases of 15 kg. The must fermented with only indigenous yeasts during 12 days in stainless steel tanks. The malolactic fermentation also ran in stainless steel tanks.

 

Ageing

During 8 months partly in barrels of French oak, partly in a wooden tank.

 

Alcohol degree

14 % Vol