2009 Alvaro Palacios Camins del Priorat D.O.Q.
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84 Ratings
2009 Alvaro Palacios Camins del Priorat D.O.Q.

Wine Details

Varietal

Blend

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2013 Vintage) Bright cherry colour with violet rims. A rich expression of fresh red fruit, with spicy nuances and a nice mineral touch. Very tasty and enjoyable with good balance. Well-integrated woody flavours and a fruity finish that encourages another sip.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2011 Vintage) Bright purple. Aromas and flavors of ripe red berries, cola and spicecake, with a deeper note of licorice emerging with air. Lush and seamless, with very good finishing breadth and spicy persistence. Shows plenty of upfront appeal but this wine has the concentration and balance to reward at least mid-term aging.

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    Above medium boldness,good aroma, clean finish.

    over 3 years
Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    "The 2009 Camins del Priorat is more perfumed than the 2008 as well as more structured. Alvaro Palacios established his namesake winery in 1989. The flagship L’Ermita made its debut in 1993. Finca Dofi and L’Ermita vineyards are farmed biodynamically. All of the wines are bottled without filtration. In 2008 Palacios was the last grower in Priorat to harvest, waiting out rains that diluted other growers’ fruit. It appears that 2009 was a slightly more successful vintage for Alvaro Palacios (and ...