Herència AltésCupatge 2022Product code: 16919
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Herència Altés Cupatge is a sophisticated red wine originating from Spain's Catalonia region. Made primarily from Grenache and Carignan grapes, it is meticulously aged in French oak barrels. This wine boasts a striking ruby red colour and presents a vibrant bouquet of dark cherries, spices, and earthy undertones. Its flavour profile is robust yet balanced, exhibiting notes of ripe fruit and a delicate hint of soft tannins. The full-bodied acid and refreshing finish make it an ideal companion for a hearty meal. The Herència Altés Cupatge is perfect for those appreciating intensity along with a lingering smooth aftertaste.
About the Winery
Situated in Batea, Catalonia, Herència Altés winery is an exceptional house of wine production, renowned for their distinctly flavoursome and unique wines. This family-run vineyard invites wine enthusiasts from around the globe with their generations-old expertise, passion, and authentic charm.
In the heart of Spain and stretching over vast landscapes, the vinery takes advantage of the exceptional mineral-rich, calcareous soil and distinctive microclimate of Terra Alta district. This aids in nurturing a splendid collection of white, red, and rosé wines with their own unique characters and tasting notes.
The vineyard's signature product is their Garnacha, a grape variety that is readily embraced by the terroir of Herència Altés. This variety manifests itself in various guises, each with distinct characteristics, hence offering a rich palate of wines that range from intense and full-bodied to soft, light and elegantly perfumed. Also held in high esteem is their L’Estel, a blend of Carignan, Syrah and Garnacha which offers the exemplar Mediterranean wine experience.
At Herència Altés, sustainable practise isn’t merely a trend; it's an ingrained philosophy. The wines are cultivated organically, with absolute respect for the land, ensuring that the unique qualities and characteristics of the grape varieties are retained. The winery is committed to preserving the environment and maintains a minimalistic interventionist approach, to keeping the ecological footprint to a bare minimum.
The winery offers a splendid tour option where visitors can indulge in a sensory delight, exploring the vineyards up-close, and partaking in guided wine tastings. It is, indeed, a perfect treat for those who appreciate fine wines and natural landscapes.
Without doubt, Herència Altés winery is truly, a gem among the vineyards of Spain. Regardless of whether you stan for an aficionado or a casual wine lover, this place embraces every visitor with superior quality wines, a wealth of heritage and promotes a deeper understanding of the artistry of wine-making.