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Sericis Cepas Viejas Bobal D.O.P. Utiel-Requena Wine
Sericis Cepas Viejas Bobal D.O.P. Utiel-Requena Wine
Murviedro
Italy
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SUPPLIER INFO LAST UPDATED: Sep 1, 2020
ADVERTISE SINCE: Aug 31, 2018
Product Attribute(s)
Type:
Red Wine
Packaging:
Bottle
Description
SERICIS CEPAS VIEJAS BOBAL D.O.P. UTIEL-REQUENA
‘Sericis’ means ‘silky’ in Latin. This wine’s name and smooth mouthfeel pay tribute to Requena’s silk trade and Casa de la Seda guild house. It is made using Bobal grapes and is aged for at least 8 months in French oak casks.

Region
Denominación de Origen Protegida Utiel-Requena. Continental climate with Mediterranean influences. Large day and night temperature variations. Average annual temperature 13ºC. Chalky-clay soils.

Grape Variety
  • 100% Bobal
Winemaking
Made exclusively from grapes selected from old vines of low production. This wine shows the potential quality of the Bobal grape, native of UtielRequena. Destemmed and gently pressed followed by a long maceration at a controlled temperature using an exclusive system of pumping. Malolactic fermentation. Aged in French casks for a minimum of eight months.

Tasting Note
  • Colour: Intense red with light earthy hues.
  • Aroma: Deep and complex with forest fruit aromas together with tones of toffee and vanilla.
  • Taste: Fresh, deep bodied with smooth tannins and very long.
Serving Suggestions
  • Sericis Cepas Viejas Bobal is ideal to accompany meats, game and cold meats. Serve between 16 and 18ºC. We recommend decanting the bottle at least one hour prior to serving.
Vintage
  • 2015
Alcohol Content
  • 13% vol.
Available in
  • 750ml