Winery Vega Escal - Priorat (Black Bottle)

Winery Vega Escal Priorat (Black Bottle)

3.8
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Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Priorat (Black Bottle) of Winery Vega Escal is a red wine from the region of Priorat in Catalogne.
This wine is a blend of 3 varietals which are the Shiraz/Syrah, the Grenache and the Carignan.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with beef, lamb or game (deer, venison).

Taste structure of the Priorat (Black Bottle) from the Winery Vega Escal

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Priorat (Black Bottle) of Winery Vega Escal in the region of Catalogne is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Priorat (Black Bottle) of Winery Vega Escal in the region of Catalogne often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of oak, spices or red fruit.

Details and technical informations about Winery Vega Escal's Priorat (Black Bottle).

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
14.5°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Grenache

Grenache noir is a grape variety that originated in Spain. It produces a variety of grape specially used for the elaboration of wine. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by medium to large bunches, and grapes of medium size. Grenache noir can be found in many vineyards: South West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Provence & Corsica, Languedoc & Roussillon, Rhone Valley, Loire Valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

Last vintages of this wine

Priorat (Black Bottle) - 2017
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Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Priorat (Black Bottle) - 2015
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Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Priorat (Black Bottle) - 2014
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Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Priorat (Black Bottle) - 2013
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Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Priorat (Black Bottle) - 2011
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Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Priorat (Black Bottle) - 2008
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Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Priorat (Black Bottle) from Winery Vega Escal are 2015, 2014, 2013, 2017 and 2011.

Informations about the Winery Vega Escal

The winery offers 2 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.7.
This winery is part of the Freixenet Group.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Priorat in the region of Catalogne

The Winery Vega Escal is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 2 wines for sale in the of Priorat to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Catalogne
In the top 4000 wines of Spain
In the top 250 wines of Priorat
In the top 40000 wines red
In the top 60000 wines of the world

The wine region of Catalogne

Catalonia (Catalunya in Catalan and Cataluña in Spanish) is an autonomous community in the northeast of Spain. It extends from the historic county (comarca) of Montsia in the south to the border with France in the north. The Mediterranean Sea forms its eastern border and offers 580 km of coastline. The Catalunya D.


The wine region of Priorat

Catalonia (Catalunya in Catalan and Cataluña in Spanish) is an autonomous community in the northeast of Spain. It extends from the historic county (comarca) of Montsia in the south to the border with France in the north. The Mediterranean Sea forms its eastern border and offers 580 km of coastline. The Catalunya D.

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The word of the wine: Polyphenols

Substance contained essentially in the skin of the grape. The main ones are anthocyanins, which give red wines their colour and tannins.

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