£11.15/ 0.75 L btl
Having started out by establishing a winery in Toro, in 1960 the Frutos Villar family moved into the Cigales region, where vineyards already existed back in the 10th Century, and founded Bodega Calderona.
Aged for 12 months in 95% American and 5% French oak barrels. With a further period of rest for 12 months in bottle.
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Violet glints / Clean / Bright / Opaque|
|Complex / Elegant / Ageing notes / Fruit aromas|
|Flavoursome / Full / Tannic / Structured / Ageing notes|
Drinking and storing
Any type of meat, Roasts
For that price an absolute bargain. Earthy, little acidity, still notable tannines, a not of oak. May a little thin. But in total a pleasure.
agradable de beber
este vino ya lo habia provado antes y me dejo buen recuerdo los vinos de cigales no defraudan lo recomiendo
Bodegas Frutos Villar
The Frutos Villar family have roots in the wine industry going back to the turn of the previous century when they had been involved in wine buying and selling. In 1920 they established their first winery in Toro, a region with a long-standing wine-making tradition that may well pre-date the Romans, and specifically where their Bodega Muruve is located. Bodega Calderona, their second winery, was set up in Cigales in 1960 and has 105 hectares of vineyards, producing wines which...