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Colour: Red
Producer: Mas Martinet
Region: Spain & Portugal
Appellation: Priorato
Grape Variety: Garnacha

Els Escurcons, Priorato, 2016

10 cases, 4 bottles
£60.00 per bottle

Tasting Note:

Initially a little reduced, the warmth and power of the vintage evident on the palate. Cerebral, almost earthy red fruit enveloping ripe cherries, liquored strawberries and wild lavender, it is broad but at the same time dry, with dustings of dry earth and slightly grainy tannins. Hearty, powerful and slatey, more in a deep Mediterranean mould this year than the ethereal touch of a cooler vintage. So much substance and quality in reserve, deeply complex and authentic.

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