100% Tinta del País (Tempranillo)
Small plots in La Horra, Roa and nearby villages in Burgos.
Age of the vineyards:
Bush vines with an average age of 20 years
Hand-picked in 16 kg crates and hand sorted at the winery
Spontaneous alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel vats, followed by malolactic fermentation i French oak barrels
14 months in barrique, 80% French and 20% American
Lyophilized egg white
Carton cases of 6 bottles
Bottles of 75cl.
Deep cherry red color with a ruby rim.
Intense nose displaying cherries, plums and blackberries in a red and black fruit driven scenario.
Elegant and well integrated notes of oak, with hints of scrub herbs, pine trees, clove and even tea notes.
Medium bodied and tremendously expressive. Silky tannins, fresh, with a beautiful texture and a display of red fruit dominated by cherries. Elegant, long and gentle.
2012 was a fresh and dry vintage in Ribera del Duero. The wines are marked by finesse and balance.