Pago los Balancines
Single 75cl bottle

CRASH red

This wine comes from a certified organic vineyard. Our vineyard is worked according to ecological guidelines through our own conviction.

The harvest is done by hand and at night in order to keep maximum freshness in the grape.

Our bottle labels are inspired by the work of pop artist Roy Lichtenstein.

Open your mind to CRASH! A serious wine not to be taken so seriously.

PRODUCER

Pago Los Balancines

WINE NAME

CRASH red

COUNTRY

Spain

REGION

Extremadura (Badajoz)

SUB REGION

Oliva de Mérida

ALTITUDE

450 metres

APPELLATION

D.O. Ribera del Guadiana

VINTAGE

2016

GRAPE VARIETY

Garnacha

HARVEST

Manual picking at night

AGEING

This wine is unoaked

ALCOHOL CONTENT

15% ABV

COLOUR

Red

PRODUCT TYPE

Still wine

BOTTLE SIZE

75cl

SOLD AS

Single 75cl bottle

CASE QUANTITY

6x 75cl bottles

AWARDS AND RATINGS

Silver medal – Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2013
Bronze medal – International Wine & Spirits Competition
Special mention – Decanter World Wine Awards
92 points – SeVi Guide to the Wines of Spain

FEATURES

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans

PRODUCT CODE

PT-CR-NT00

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CRASH red

Tasting notes

Brilliant cherry red and very bright colours. Intense aroma, fresh, perfectly ripe fruit, cherry, spicy notes, a certain herbal and balsamic freshness, liquorice. In the mouth it’s fruity and extremely fresh with plenty of expression of a young wine, that’s very moreish.

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Food pairing notes

Perfect with BBQs and grilled meats. Also with sheep cheese, moussaka, tempura, stuffed aubergines.

Suggested serving temperature: 15ºC

CRASH red

Winemaker notes

Produced by the Crash winery which is part of Pago los Balancines, the winery is situated in the Ribera de Guadiana (DO) area of Extremadura in south-west Spain.  A unique place to grow grapes, it is nestled between two mountains at an altitude of 450 metres making the area the perfect location to cultivate the eclectic mix of well-known Spanish grape varietals and regional specialties used in the wines. Working in a sustainable way to benefit the environment and the local community, the Crash winery has a commitment to quality and only uses the best organic grapes, all of which are hand-picked and then expertly blended.

CRASH red

Bottle labels

Crash wines take their distinctive name from the economic crash that occurred just before their launch.

The bottles come with 6 different labels, inspired on pop-art by Roy Lichtenstein. Every case of 6 bottles contains one of each label version.

You will receive a random label if you buy a single bottle instead of a case.

CRASH red

Awards and ratings

Silver medal at the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2013

Bronze at the International Wine and Spirits Competition

Special mention at the Decanter World Wine Awards

92 points – SeVi Guide to the Wines of Spain

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