£ 17.18/ btl 0.5 L
Details for Callejuela Manzanilla Pasada Blanquito (0.5 L)
The Manzanilla Pasada Blanquito pays homage to Francisco Blanco, the winery's founder, whose nickname was Blanquito. Aged for between 10 and 12 years.
Appearing a golden-yellow colour, it proves captivating with its very intense and concentrated aromas. It melds apple freshness with robust iodine notes and delicate white petals. On the palate it's tangy, firm and mineral, spicy and has hints of hay. Dry and saline from entry to aftertaste.
Oily fish / Fried foods / Spanish garlic shrimp
- ViewDeep yellow
- Bouquet:White flowers / Higly aromatic / Dried fruit and nuts / Concentrated / Iodized notes
- Mouth:Persistent / Dry / Long finish / Saline
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 6ºC and 8ºC
The best series of sherry I have tasted
Really wellmade and refined manzanilla. The Callejuela wines are simply great. The manzanilla, amontillado and oloroso sherries make a fine set with their variation of classic aromas.
The history of Bodega Callejuela dates back to around 1980, when Francisco Blanco Martínez, descended from vine growers and having 20 years of experience in the wine world, began producing artisan grape juice to sell to other wineries and small quantities of wine for personal consumption. Francisco, father of the current managers, started at that time to buy vineyards in the Marco de Jerez region. In 1997, they moved to Pago del Hornillo, one of Sanlúcar's highest areas, a...