Partida Creus 2016 'SM' Sumoll, Penedes (Massis de Bonastre)
Item Number: 12244
Sub Region: Penedes
Appellation/AVA: Vino de Espana
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Sumoll
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 10
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Clay and limestone
Location: This wine is from Baix Penedès (Maritime Penedès). Baix Penedès is characterized by its low-altitude location next to the Mediterranean sea and beneath the coastal mountain range. It is here that the climate is more consistent, Mediterranean and warm
Winemaking Notes: Whole-cluster fermentation occurs in stainless steel with native yeast. Foot pigéage is used. SM matures in stainless steel for a year until bottling. The wine is bottled unfined, unfiltered and without additives. Read about the Sumoll grape.
Tasting Notes: SM is one of the more Mediterranean wines Partida Creus produces. Juicy dark fruit that is ripe and grippy without losing the acidity, freshness and drinkability that characterizes all of their wines.