Can Sumoi 2020 'La Rosa' Rosado, Penedes DO
Item Number: 15059
Sub Region: Penedes
Appellation/AVA: Penedes DO
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 50% Sumoll / 30% Parellada / 20% Xarel-lo
Type: Wine - Rose
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 11.1
Residual Sugar(g/L): > .5 g/l
Total Acidity: 5.3 g/l
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Ochre (clay)
Elevation: 600 meters
2020 Vintage Notes: 2020 is an almost tragic vintage due to the enormous production losses due to mildew in the whole Penedès region. However, the high altitude of Can Sumoi, where the winds are blowing and the temperatures are low, the mildew has gone unnoticed.
Location Notes: Located in Massís del Montmell at 600 meters above sea level, Can Sumoi has been an agricultural farm since 1645. Pepe Raventós and Francesc Escala have purchased this estate with the desire to produce wines that reflect the special terroir. All of the Can Sumoi wines are produced with ancestral traditions and without any type of additive. These are high altitude natural wines.
Tasting Notes: Aromatic and voluminous, it has the scent of white flowers, citrus, and apricot notes; and a fresh and delicate mouth.
Maceration: 2 hours on the skins
Fermentation: Stainless steel; 15 days
Malolactic Fermentation: Yes; spontaneous
Total SO2: 32mg/l