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The Wine Cellar, 100 - 2300 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, SK

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The Wine Cellar, 100 - 2300 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, SK

LE21 Grenache Carignan

LE21 Grenache Carignan

Release Date: April 2022

MANCHUELA, SPAIN

The climate in Manchuela is ideal for reds; the inland region has a continental climate with high daytime temperatures and long hours of sunshine but is still close enough to the coast to experience cool nights thanks to Mediterranean winds. This temperature swing creates favourable conditions for red grapes to slowly ripen, perfectly developing tannin, colour, and varietal character. The resulting wines show excellent flavour, colour, and mouthfeel.

GRENACHE CARIGNAN

Grenache Carignan – Garnacha Cariñena in Spanish – is at once intense and harmonious. Deep ruby red with alluring aromas of blackberry, spice, and leather nuances. A provocative palate of black fruit,  cherry, red  berry and plum with well-integrated oak and accents of licorice and spice. Rich velvety tannins, moderate acidity, and a long savoury finish

SWEETNESS: DRY
OAK: HEAVY
BODY: FULL
ALCOHOL: 14%

Signature Food Pairing Recipe: Southwest Strip Loin with Skillet Succotash.

Additional Food Pairing Suggestions: Grilled lamb, sausages, hearty winter stews.

Commercial Equivalent: Castillo De Monséran Garnacha (Spain).