£54.85/ 0.75 L btl
Wine Tros de Clos 2017
Tros del Clos is the Grand Cru of Portal del Priorat. A wine made solely with Cariñena grapes emanating from a century-old vineyard of only one hectare, planted on a coster (hillside) in 1911, and which identifies itself perfectly with the landscape, not only in its colour, the opaqueness and violet hue, almost the colour of slate, but also in its aromatic character (fresh, mineral, with floral notes too) and on the palate: silky and fresh.
A wine yet again subtle and elegant — as all of them are from this winery — intense and full of life, and for which there is no shortage of meticulous care and attention during its making and ageing.
- Vinification material:Wood
- Ageing period:12 months
- Type of wood:French oak
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC
Love this wine. Very full and elegant, with some power underneath. Not sure if I like it more than Somni, which I think is the grade below, but it really seems to be beautifully made and is one of my favourites.
Wine from Portal del Priorat
Portal del Priorat is the Priorat winery belonging to Alfredo Arribas, the architect, who started his venture into the wine world in 2001. Today he is also to be found in the nearby denomination of Montsant, with his Trossos collection of excellent wines. With Portal del Priorat, Alfredo offers us some elegant single-vineyard wines, from the Clos del Portal estate, covering an area of just over 40 ha, of which 15 ha comprise vineyards that are very low-yielding (approximatel...