2010 Cabrida Garnatxa, Vinyes Velles, Celler de Capçanes, Montsant

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Old vine Grenache has been farmed on photogenic terraces, punctuated with granite clay and who knows what other prehistoric geological legacy, and matured for over a year in new and one-year-old Allier oak. Seductive aromas of cherry and hedgerow are complemented by toasty notes and a sophisticated mouth-feel. The winemaker, maybe in deference to the wine’s name, suggests that we try it with goat. There are, I am sure, other options. Simon Field MW, Wine Buyer Celler Capçanes is situated in the village of Capçanes in the Priorat hills, just outside the Priorat D.O. and officially in the Monts