Monagós

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Meaning ‘Monk’ in Greek, this wine has been created to emphasise the suitability of Syrah in Spain. Such wine has been made from a blend of Syrah, which has particularly adapted to the rough climatic conditions of the centre of Spain, and Graciano grapes. It has been aged in a mixture of French and American barrels for 12 months.

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Description

SERVING

The recommended serving temperature ranges between 16-17ºC
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AGEING

More than 12 months in French and American oak
barrels.

COLOUR

Deep, intense red cherry with a brilliant violet rim,
viscous with brightly coloured tears.
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COUPAGE

Syrah
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PALATE

In the mouth, it displays fresh acidity balanced with silky tannins. This wine offers a concentration of red fruits, such as redcurrants and blackcurrants. Long cassis and firesmoke final taste.
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NOSE

Scents of red fruits such as pomegranate and redcurrants, along with the presence of macerated Swiss herbs, graphite and cinnamon. Further aromas of violets floral and Mediterranean brush like thyme and rockrose. Pomegranate and madrone liquor and cacao. After opening and oxygenating, the wine acquires sweeter notes of fruit compote and strawberry chewing gum.