Protos Finca el Grajo Viejo

FINCA
EL GRAJO VIEJO

Selección El Grajo Viejo (single vineyard) is Protos’ most exclusive wine. A pure expression of its terroir.

Grape Variety

100% Tinta del País

Vineyard

Single Vineyard. Planted 70 years ago.

Features

Manual harvest. Alcoholic fermentation & maceration in 500lts french fûtes at controlled temperature. Long maceration of 3-4 weeks. Malolactic fermentation in new french barrels.

Aging

18 months in new french barrels. 12 months in bottle.

Serving temperature

16-17º

COLOR

Deep cherry color with purple hues.

NOSE

Elegant wine, with a good aromatic range and great complexity. Aromatic bouquet of excellent mature black fruit, spicy notes, balsamic, toasted and mineral notes.

MOUTH

Tasty, broad, powerful, but with fine and elegant tannins, with the acidity of vines grown in very poor land. Long, pleasant and persistent finish. It will have a long life because of its structured tannins and noble-acidity.

Protos Organic White pairing

FOOD PAIRING

Roasted pork, red meat, chorizos, fois gras, mature cheeses.