£31.77/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Belondrade y Lurton 2018
Bottle size and vintage
This is the first of the wines from the Belondrade winery, and one of the best white wines in Spain. A mature, elegant white wine inspired by the Burgundy whites, that has in fact surpassed all expectations when it comes to quality from the Verdejo, the indigenous grape varietal of Castile. The wine has also undergone diligent ageing in oak of the highest quality and will continue to develop most favourably in the bottle for a further seven to eight years.
NOTE: Best decanted and served not overly cold, between 10º and 12º C.
Smoked / Rice with fish / Cod
- Vine age:30 years
- Soil:Clay / Pebbles
- Yields:Low yields
- Ageing period:10 months
- Type of wood:French oak
- ViewGreenish glints / Pale yellow
- Bouquet:Ageing notes / Ripe fruit / Fennel / Hay
- Mouth:Fresh / Long / Good acidity / Pleasant
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 9ºC and 11ºC
- Decanting:Aeration is recommended
Elegant and complex
Delicious and beautifully balanced Spanish gem ; it also improves with age. Highly recommended -it’s unoaked stablemate is also well worth a tryby: Tommy (28 Jan) - Vintage 2018
Very much like this wine fresh and with a lot of taste, a serious wine from a serious producer, really recommends this wine, will follow the coming vintagesby: Raoul GAIN (23 Jul) - Vintage 2018
Dicen que estara mejor despues de 6 anos pero ahora mismo esta sublime y yo como puedo aguantar tanto tiempo sin beberlo...by: carlos (10 Feb) - Vintage 2018
vino blanco maravilloso
vino blanco maravilloso de la afamada y singular bodega Belondrade, uno de los mejores blancos de España sin duda, como ya dije en otra ocasión un vino para llorar de alegríaby: firstname.lastname@example.org (18/03/2019) - Vintage 2017
one of the best Verdejo ever tried, citrus and floral notes with hints of blossom, balanced oak, nice character and delightful finish
The Belondrade winery was founded in 1994 by Didier Belondrade, a Frenchman who became enamoured with Spain. His objective was to produce an excellent white wine inspired by the great Burgundy whites, using Rueda’s traditional grape variety, the Verdejo. For several years he worked in rented premises in Nava del Rey, until he was able to open the doors of his new winery in 2000, situated on the actual estate on the outskirts of La Seca. The winery was designed by the Frenc...