Spanish wines are considered among the world bests. Vinos Fortuna wants to get closer to you a limited assortment of them. Each wine region (D.O.) marks special features: ground, grapes, weather, even history are conditions involved in the product you get in your bottle.
In each region, i will try to explain the features and conditions to explore and getting the best of each wine. In every wine i will tell the appropiate way to taste and combine with food, according spanish way.
Habla La Tierra is the gateway to the world HABLA. A wine to enjoy every day. A temptation hard to refuse.
Colour: Garnet intense cherry characteristic of all Habla wines, with violet rim. Bright and clean the glass, with dense tears.
Aroma: Looking for a different nose from the rest. Hints of tomatoe leaf, anise, and chamomile, evoke the land where the grapes ripen. The scent of latex reminds fig leaf springs fig: sweet and bitter.
Taste: Fresh and sparkling, evokes the feeling of eating a pomegranate, a fresh fruit aftertaste.
One of the most aromatic world varieties (sauvignon blanc), Habla de Ti (speak of yourself) is a modern and femenine white wine that weds easily with many types of food: easy to understand and enjoyable for every occasion
Colour: Bright green with golden hues
Bouquet: Varietal intense bouquet of sauvignon blanc with hints of asparagus, mango, tomato leaf and boxwood.
Palate: It is fresh, intense and with a long life in palate of tropical fruits.
Best Red Wine of Spain Award 2014-15-16-17
Habla del Silencio is a red wine, aged for six month in french oak barrels with 40% new wood, 30% wood used for the first time and 30% wood used for the second time.
Colour: Cherry, with dense tears
Nose: Intense, aromas of chocolate and liquorish mixed with intense note of cherry liquor.
Mouth: Fresh, with elegant and nice final taste.
Premium extra virgin olive oil from Extremadura region.
Picual variety 100%
Verdejo is the typical variety of grape of Toro region for white wines. This wine has the fresh acidity typical of white dry wines and the time of oak barrel fermentation provides the structure typical of a red wine. It is a surprising wine!
Perfect complement to white fish, seafood and rice dishes.
Aged between 5-7 months in French oak barrels.
Our first wine degustation session. This time, virtually. ZOOM
Date: March 5th, 19h30 estonian time, friday
Wine to be tasted: Cuvée Privée Monte la Reina red wine
Wine Expert: Miss Teresa Folgado, Monte La Reina Vineyard's Commercial Manager
Included: 1 bottle of the selected wine and the virtual course. The transport is free over 50€ purchases
ZOOM meeting Code and password will be delivered by mail to registered customers ones week before.
Cuvée Privée is a red wine from vineyards older than 40 years. The grape, tinta de toro, gives character and structure to wine, specially due their late harvest. It is aged during 14 months in caucasian and french oak barrels.
At table, it combines perfectly with rocky fish, meat, semicured cheeses and hunted meats, It is ideal also to drink with desserts chocolate based.
Service temperature: 16-18ºC
Bottle: 75 cl.
Habla del Mar (speak of the sea) is a pleasant and energetic wine, which invites us to imagine an infinite horizon by the sea...
Color: Lemon yellow, clean and bright, with light shades of steel.
Aroma: Of subtle fragance, highlights its aroma of seaside that evokes long walks by the sea. A first salty note reminds of seafood, to give way to a vegetable note of some species of seaweed. Behind this delicate expression, nuances of quince and chamomile appear.
Taste: After a smooth entry, develops all its expression with an acidity that gives the mouth great tension, true marine minerality. Its finish exudes fresh and floral sensations with a saline touch.
100% Tinta de Toro grape variety, this wine is a Reserva (14 months aging in new french oak barrels), and the grapes which it is made are selected from centenary vineyards only (pre philoxera)
It is ideal with red meats, iberian sausages, creamy soups and/or cured cheeses.