Torelló, Special Edition Brut Reserva, Cava, Penedès, 2012

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Tasted by: Rebecca Gibb MW
(at DO Cava HQ, Villafranca, 30 Jun 2017)
Drinking Window: 2017 - 2020
Vivacious and bright, this wine has plenty of energy in its light-bodied core. The wine finishes with real drive, likely due to the 46% Xarel-lo in the blend, with nearly one-third Macabeo bringing elegance on the mid-palate as well as apple fruit. Appetising, with attractive grip on the finish.
Torelló, Special Edition Brut Reserva, Cava 2012
Producer
Torelló
Brand
Special Edition Brut Reserva
Vintage
2012
Wine Type
Sparkling
Colour
White
Country
Spain
Region
Penedès
Appellation
Cava
Sweetness
Dry
Alcohol
12.00%
Body
Medium
Grapes
Macabeo
46% Xarel-lo