£14.86/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Callejuela Pedro Ximénez
Without the intensity and complexity of the Callejuela PX of the same name but in a half-litre bottle, this PX from Callejuela, offers us a rich nose revealing dates, dried apricots and nutmeg. It's very silky on the palate, even having a spicy touch of ginger. Good acidity and a very long aftertaste and with the unmistakeable mahogany colour associated with this type of wine.
Blue cheeses / Dark chocolate / Vanilla ice cream
- ViewDark / Mahogany
- Bouquet:Nutmeg / Dried fruit and nuts / Dates / Dried peach strips
- Mouth:Silky / Long finish / Good acidity / Piquant / Gingerbread
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 12ºC and 14ºC
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...