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Venus la Universal Montsant 2008

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"Dark forest fruits with herbs and leather. Show minerality among the layers of fruit with toasted oak accents. Refreshing acidity and very aromatic."

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Region: Spain » Catalunya » Tarragona » Montsant

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Color: Red
Variety: Syrah
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Venus La Universal:
“La Universal” is a 4-hectare property located in the township of Falset (D.O. Montsant). The soil is granite (“sauló”): acid and quite poor in organic matter. Because our vineyard is still quite young, we buy Carinena from five vine growers in the same area: Five vineyards of old Carinena, aged between 50 and 80 years (soil types: 1 sauló, 2 licorella, and 2 lime-clay) One 9-year-old vineyard ... Read more
“La Universal” is a 4-hectare property located in the township of Falset (D.O. Montsant). The soil is granite (“sauló”): acid and quite poor in organic matter. Because our vineyard is still quite young, we buy Carinena from five vine growers in the same area: Five vineyards of old Carinena, aged between 50 and 80 years (soil types: 1 sauló, 2 licorella, and 2 lime-clay) One 9-year-old vineyard of Syrah (soil type: “sauló”) Both our vineyards and those of the vine growers who participate in this project are organically worked. Fermentation is done with unselected yeasts so as to contribute to the aromatic and structural variety of the wine and respect the expression of the terroir. Read less

External Reviews for Venus la Universal Montsant

External Review
Vintage: 2002 08/25/2008

"Dark forest fruits with herbs and leather. Show minerality among the layers of fruit with toasted oak accents. Refreshing acidity and very aromatic."


External Review
Vintage: 2002 04/01/2008

Venus La Universal Montsant "Dark forest fruits with herbs and leather. Show minerality among the layers of fruit with toasted oak accents. Refreshing acidity and very aromatic."



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