Muriac means bat in the Pallarès dialect, to honor this Syrah's wine that reflects the intensity and character of the land of Pallars.
|Wine grape varieties||Syrah. 100%|
|Wine Type||Medium-aged: 14 months in new French oak barrels|
|PB / Aridity||5g/L|
|Residual Sugar||0,4 g/L|
|Temperature||At 16 ºC|
Cherry color with garnet rim . Aromas of ripe fruit , spicy , creamy oak, toasty, complex and mineral. Highlighting forest berries , raspberries and blackberries. The taste is powerful, rich and well balanced . When it's opened and temperature reaches 18º violet aroma arises.
The vineyards are located within a STARLIGHT reserve from UNESCO. Planted for over 20 years, soil texture ( USDA ) francoargilosa , at 380 to 500 meters. They get a lot of sun ( direct, and from the reflection of the marsh) with maximum of 40ºC and daily thermal wind . Very slow maturation in the plant due to the contrast night / day ( 15º / 20º C ) .
First comes the selection of the grapes, hand picked in boxes of 20kg from the vineyard. The second selection, the grapes are staleked and inmediately pressed, to be macerate in a controlated temperature in deposits of stainless steel (100hL) during 15 days, fermented with selected yeasts . Pressed naturaly by gravity. Malolactic fermentation and aging in French oak barrels . Bottled in the winery.