Region: Alt Camp- Tarragona - Catalonia
Grape Varieties: Black Grenache
Type: Natural young red wine
Alcohol Volume: 11.5%
Serving Temperature: 12º - 14º
Tanca Els Ulls is a young, Mediterranean red wine, 100% black Grenache. Made by Cesc Boronat of Celler del Cesc, the man behind this small winery born in 2014. He works the family vineyards located in Nulles, a town in Tarragona's Alt Camp. The vineyards are cultivated organically, in a respectful and environmentally conscious manner, and he constantly works to produce wines that capture the essence of the surrounding landscape.
The Grenache grapes come from "Finca Mas Gaya", a small vineyard located int he village of Picamoixons, at the foot of the Miramar Mountain Range. The vines grow on a terraced slope in calcareous, clay soils with traces of slate. The work is done organically, always with the utmost respect for the environment.
Harvested by hand, macerated for 10 days with whole pressed grapes. Spontaneous fermentation with wild yeasts in stainless steel. Aged for 3 months with its fine lees.
Tasting Notes: Natural wine, 100% Mediterranean. A youthful, cheerful, and expressive wine. Fruity and very fresh, with a smooth and pleasant mid palate.