12 Volts is the flagship wine of 4 Kilos, one of Spain's most exciting wine projects. It is a blend of Callet-Fogoneu (a native Majorcan grape) Syrah, Cabernet and Merlot.
A young winery, established in 2006, 4 Kilos has rapidly established itself as one of the hottest in all of Spain. For those interested in such things, 4 Kilos refers to the amount of investment each of the partners ...Learn more
“In some ways the debate about variety is a bit of a red herring. Often it’s not the choice of ingredients that makes a wine taste the way it does, but where those ingredients are grown and what the winemaker does with them. Tasting this sumptuous Mallorcan red blend, for example, I’d be hard-pressed to say which of its multi-layered elements are attributable to the native Callet-Fognou, and which come from the Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot that makes up the recipe. But it has a suppleness, a cherry-like acidity, a gorgeous seam of ripe black and red fruit, and a subtle softening of vanilla oak that collectively is utterly, distinctively delicious.”