Envinate, Garnacha Tintorera Albahra, 2020, 750 ml
Envinate is a collective of 4 winemaking friends who wanted to explore distinct Atlantic terroirs. The Albahra cuvee seeks to express the Almansa region in Castilla-La Mancha. Notes of dark blackberries, bruised black plums, and turned soil. Read more
REGION: Castilla-La Mancha
VARIETIES: 70% Garnacha Tintorera, 30% Moravia Agria
WINEMAKING: The Garnacha Tintorera is foot-trodden in vat with 30-50% stems included and 6-10 days skin maceration, then fermented and raised on fine lees in concrete for 8 months. The Moravia Agria is completely destemmed and sees 7 days maceration before being pressed and raised on fine lees in 228L used French barriques for 8 months, all without battonage. The wine is then blended and bottled unfined, unfiltered and with very little SO2 addition.