A superior source of white grapes for the production of Spain?s prized sparkling wine, Cava, the Penedes region is part of Catalunya and sits just south of Barcelona. Medio Pened?s is the most productive source of the Cava grapes, Macabeo, Xarel-lo, and Parellada. Penedes also grows?Garnachaand?Tempranillo?(here called Ull de Llebre in Catalan) for high quality reds and ros?s.
Cordon Negro Brut is crisp, clean and well balanced. The dosage is very dry, but the acidity is lower than most champagnes for a softer, smoother flavor. It is medium-bodied with apple, pear and bright citrus flavors and a moderately long and crisp, clean finish.