Coster de la Devea

Coster de la Devea

the balance is in the imbalance and wisdom is in the vineyard
A century-old vineyard, a fascinating agronomic story, a wine that
talks about the strength of our terroir.
The last hillside vineyard in “Devea” area where Mas Vernet and
Bernaví are locat

The wine

Vintage 2017
Varieties Garnatxa Blanca, Macabeu
Harvest Piked manually in boxes early in the morning of september
Winemaking Co-fermentation of the first pressed juice from the two varieties in a single oak barrel
Ageing 6 months in oak barrel on the noblest lies with bâtonnage
Notes Golden color, in the nose the ripe notes of garnacha with apples and anise meet the macabeu dry vegetables touch. Glyceric and tasty in the mouth, leaves balsamic aromas. Balanced, persistent and with a perfectly integrated oak sensation.
Alcohol 14.0% vol.

The vineyards

Location Finca Mas Vernet: Parcel·la “coster”
Soils Panal: quaternary fossil dunes with a silty texture, calcareous with deep layers of clay next to the wooden areas
Altitude 380 mm
Density single old bush vines
Management Wisdom is in the vineyard: minimal intervention on the soil just to keep humidity in the deepest layers; green pruning to balance plants.
Yield Variable: 2000 kg kg/ha