£20.20/ 0.37 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Amber / Golden glints / Bright
|Powerful / Profound / Sharp / Fine woods / Dried fruit and nuts / Floral scents
|Elegant / Silky / Dry / Powerful / Full / Dried fruits and nuts / Persistent
Drinking and storing
Aperitifs / Cooked sausages / Anchovies / Cured cheeses / Afternoon/evening conversation / After lunch or dinner
In Montilla-Moriles, Andalusia, Spain, there is a storied winery called Alvear. It was founded at the beginning of the 20th century and has a long history of making excellent wines from the Palomino vine. The winery is well known for its classic solera-produced sherry-style wines. Sherry has been made for generations using the solera system, a technique for maturing and combining wine. Transferring wine from one barrel to another, progressively blending several vintages, and...