Ferrer Bobet

75cl

The entry level release from this outstanding producer. Priorat is one of only two wine regions in Spain to be awarded DOCa status for the outstanding quality of its wine production, the other of course being Rioja. This is partially due to the distinctive ‘llicorella’ (disintegrated slate) soil that grows here. Ferrer Bobet was established by Sergi Ferrer-Salat and Raül Bobet with the intension of producing wines which reflect the essence and terroir of the Priorat region. Ferrer Bobet has been described as ‘the future showplace of Priorat’ by Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, and it is no surprise with fine releases such as these!

  • €38.00
Ferrer Bobet

The entry level release from this outstanding producer. Priorat is one of only two wine regions in Spain to be awarded DOCa status for the outstanding quality of its wine production, the other of course being Rioja. This is partially due to the distinctive ‘llicorella’ (disintegrated slate) soil that grows here. Ferrer Bobet was established by Sergi Ferrer-Salat and Raül Bobet with the intension of producing wines which reflect the essence and terroir of the Priorat region. Ferrer Bobet has been described as ‘the future showplace of Priorat’ by Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, and it is no surprise with fine releases such as these!

Fact Sheet
Fluid 75cl
Grape Variety 48% Carignane, 22% Red Grenache, 23% Syrah, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol % 14.5
Estate/Producer Ferrer Bobet
Country Spain
Region/AOC Priorat DOCa
Vintage 2013
Making Techniques Vines planted on llicorella slate terraces and hillsides in 2004, 2005 and 2006 and 20 years old vineyards in nearby Porrera. The grapes are picked by hand into 10 kg boxes and undergo exhaustive classification on a double sorting table. Fermented in 15 and 30 hectoliter wood, steel and cement vats. Aged in French oak barrels (60% new) for six months.
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Decanter 91 Points. ‘Whistle-clean, youthful fruit on the nose with a hint of new oak and some seductive floral overtones. Rich, ripe and rounded in the mouth. Old-vine fruit is well-integrated with a dash of spice.’
Decanter World Wine Awards Gold Medal

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