2017 Listan Negro Rosado (Tajinaste, Bodegas)
Bodegas Tajinaste, Listan Negro Rosado, Valle de la Orotava, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, 2017100% Listan Negro BRIGHT CHERRY & RASPBERRY, CRISP ACIDITY, YOUTHFUL & FRESH This vibrantly magenta rosado hails from Tenerife, the largest of the Canary Islands, which was never touched by the dreaded phylloxera outbreak. This island houses the perfect “storm” of growing conditions including fertile volcanic soil, mild year round growing climate due to Atlantic trade-winds that temper the heat from the Sahara desert, and an innovative “braided cord” vine growing technique that can withstand the windy conditions. Put it all together and you have some of the oldest strains of Listan Negro in the world! Serving Suggestions: Mojo (“Moho”) Picante w/ roasted sweet potato, rice, black beans & cilantro – a Canary Island staple!