Lafou El Sender 2018 · Buy it for £14.24 at Vinissimus
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Spec sheet

TypeRed Wine
Region
Grapes
Producer
AllergensContains sulfites
Alcohol contenti14.5%

The wine

The fact that Terra Alta produces some of Spain's best whites is no longer news, but that it also delivers great reds at reasonable prices may come as a bit more of a surprise. In this El Sender, the maturity and spices of the well-acclimatised Syrah grape complement the merits of the native Garnacha and Morenillo to delight us with a balanced and profound wine, capable of amazing any good red wine enthusiast.

What does this wine taste like?

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic
View
Garnet / Reddish glints / Clean / Intense
Bouquet
Fresh / Mature / ripe / Voluminous / Fruit aromas / Black fruit / Balsamic notes / Dried flowers
Mouth
Fresh / Voluminous / Fruit notes / Spicy notes / Liquorice / Sweet / Structured

Drinking and storing

Serve between 14ºC and 16ºC

Food pairing

carnes-rojas
Red meat
caza
Hunting
arroces
Rice

Meat rice dishes, Peppercorn steak, Hare

Ratings and awards

201690 PK
201291 PN
PK: ParkerPN: Peñín

Customer reviews

4.2/5
6 reviews
Vintage:

Wine making

Ageing period6 months
Type of woodFrench and hungarian oak

The winery

Lafou Celler

Lafou Celler

Ramon Roqueta is a firm enthusiast of Garnacha grapes. He started this new project Lafou Celler attracted by the landscape and the wine heritage of Terra Alta. Under the technical direction of Joan Soler, an expert in the different varieties of Garnacha, Ramon offers us austere but tremendously elegant, fresh and complex red and white wines, which in their first vintages have already reaped great prizes and international recognition. (The Roqueta family is also known for its...

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