The Morning Claret

Simon J Woolf & Friends on Wild and Wonderful Wines

Day: 30 May 2020

Parés Baltà – Neolitic 2018

Made from a rare and once nearly extinct variety native to Catalonia, this is a fascinating wine. At first glance, you think it’s going to be glou-glou material: light(ish) in colour and in heft, fresh and fruity and that’s it. Read more

Parés Baltà – Electio 2017

According to the tech notes, this wine fermented in oak for around 18 days (a mix of new and used barrels). But I suspect it was then further aged in oak, because it’s rather marked from the wood. With fruit Read more