Red Wine from the D.O Rioja, made with varieties 70% Garnacha, 25% Tempranillo and 5% Mazuelo.
Harvest, by hand. Stemming and crushing grapes. spontaneous fermentation in stainless vats with pumping . Macerate for 23 days. Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Aged for 12 months in French oak barrels, 90 % , 10% American oak. (20 % new barrels , 30 % barrels of wine , 25 % two wines barrels and 25 % barrels of three wines).
The Montesa vineyard extends over 90 hectares almost perfectly arranged so martial.An image of balance and purity.
The Montesa is the wine that renews the pride and passion of the winery Palacios Remondo.
Cherry red with maroon trim. The nose highlights its ripe red fruit with hints of currants and blueberries , something sweetish , stands a great freshness that give the balsamic and herbs, very floral, with toast sumamentes pleasant sensations and light spicy .
The palate, good tour with fruity and spicy memories . With good acidity, fresh and fruity .
Temperature: 15 ° C. Optimal consumption from the third / fourth year in bottle. Aging potential of more than 15 years.
Food pairing: red meats , roasts, stews and all types of hunting, stews , cheeses and foie .
The character of the wine Palacios Remondo is a complex and unique sum , built over time on a wine culture dating back more than thousands years.
Nearby, on Mount Yerga , the Cistercian order founded his first monastery in Spain . All these legacies from old joined the development of wine culture .
At the foot of Yerga , on sites of Valtomelloso , Valviejo and Valfrío , vineyards that form the wine estate of La Montesa extend. Other places near Las Mulgas and Quiñón Valmira represent the most traditional and ancient viticulture property.
Rugged soil , low rainfall and aromas of oak and thyme, pine and rosemary. The elements accompany a courageous and wise agriculture.
The history of Palacios Remondo , closely linked to the vineyard for 150 years , reaches its climax in José Palacios Remondo . With decisive vision worked the vineyards and prepared the current generation in the schools of enology and viticulture most prestigious . Today the character of Palacios Remondo is indebted to this spirit. The property wines made from the best varieties of native grapes are projected into the future with a renewed passion .