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FALL 2016

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MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS Call 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) • Visit us at morrellwine.com • Complimentary delivery on all orders over $150 in NY and CT 161 sp A in Dominik Huber of Terroir al Limit saw tremendous potential in Priorat's unique terroir. He set out to prove that the region was capable of much more than anyone expected. e xperience p rior a T l ike n ever b e F ore T he journey started in 2001, as he converted his old- vines over to biodynamic principles and shunned the use of small oak. Instead, Dominik's goal was to obtain a contrasting wine of both depth and finesse through a soft touch in the winery and aging only in large foudre. Today the results are apparent. Terroir al Limit has become the personification of the new Priorat, hailed highly by critics and stunning consumers at every turn. Each bottle is an unforgettable experience and a true representation of terroir, the terroir which up until recently has been masked by winemaking magic and new oak. ✦ Terroir Al Limit Dits del Terra Priorat 2013 JR 94 » $82 "...Heady, mineral-accented black raspberry and cherry scents are complicated by Asian spices and lavender. Palate-staining, intense red..." (1631030) Terroir Al Limit Pedra de Guix Priorat Blanc 2013 JR 93 » $84 limited "...smoky, mineral-accented citrus and orchard fruit...Sappy, concentrated and energetic...complex, fascinating wine." (1636017) Terroir Al Limit Les Manyes Priorat 2013 JR 92 » $249 limited "Sexy, highly fragrant...Sappy and expansive on the palate, offering concentrated, spice-tinged black raspberry and bitter cherry... endless finish..." (1636020) Terroir Al Limit Les Tosses Priorat 2012 LG 98 » $249 limited "...shows the essence of Priorat. The 2013, still not bottled, is tremendous as it is much more open, very indigenous and something to look for next year." (1636015)

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