Wine Jean Leon, "3055" Rose, Penedes DO, 2016
The wine is characterized by pure pale cherry color.
Taste powerful wine, balanced, with good acidity. The finish is long and soft, very elegant.
Aromatic bouquet of wine has intense notes of cherry and raspberry, very fresh floral notes and hints of white peach.
Experts recommend drink wine paired with hors d'oeuvres, cold meats, vegetable dishes, pasta, semi-finished goods, cheeses, roasted white meat.
Jean Leon, "3055" Rose - organic dry rose wine, which is made from Merlot grapes. Harvest for wine making in 2013 began collecting 22 September. Maceration took less than 12 hours. Fermentation took place at a controlled temperature (15 ° C) in stainless steel tanks for 15-20 days. The wine was bottled 27 February 2014.
When Jean Leon first came to New York, he was forced to work as a taxi driver. The numbers "3055" was the number of his license. Since then, Jean Leon was a long and difficult path from humble idealist who tried to translate their dreams into reality, to the owner of the most luxurious restaurant in Hollywood and the creator of his own wines.
Winery "Jean Leon" was founded in 1963 Cheferino Carrión. Dreaming of becoming a movie star, he went to Hollywood under the pseudonym "Jean Leon." Career did not work out, and Cheferino joined the famous Hollywood restaurant "Villa Capri", owned by Frank Sinatra. Later Cheferino decides to open his own restaurant in partnership with the famous actor James Dean. The actor died in an accident shortly before the opening of the restaurant, and Jean Leon became the owner of the restaurant "La Scala", which is very fond of many Hollywood stars - Humphrey Bogart, Fred Astaire, Gary Cooper, Marlon Brando, Marilyn Monroe ...
However, Jean Leon went on and became the winemaker. In 1963 he established the winery in Catalonia "by Jean Leon", which has become now a new concept. Local grapes were uprooted and the land planted seedlings from France. The philosophy of the winery has always been focused on quality and elegance. That is why, despite the technological advances, many of the processes are still carried out manually and the traditional way, which guarantees perfect quality and full control. Exceptional wine under the brand name "Jean Leon" long and well loved by gourmets for their unbanal history and beautiful elegant taste. The best Spanish artists adorn their works label wines economy, taking part in the legend. In 1993, being terminally ill, Jean Leon donated winery Miguel Torres, received him promise to keep the farm intact.