El Esquilón | Suertes del Marqués

From a single vineyard site where 80 year old Listán Negro is planted in the historic Tenerife system of braided cordon trenzado. The style is similar to a cool climate Syrah with whole cluster ferment – black fruit, freshness and a vegetal touch.

Region:

Canary Islands

Appellation:

Valle de la Orotava

Variety / Blend:

Tintilla: Listán Negro:

Climate:

Humid subtropical

Soils:

Volcanic

Farming:

Organic

Altitude:

450-550 metres

Fermentation:

In concrete tanks, with manual punching down

Ageing:

14 months in 500 litre French neutral oak casks