£17.00/ 0.75 L btl
Drinking and storing
Roasts / Red meats / Meats with creamy sauces / Steak tartare / Small game / Cured cheeses
A rather delicious wine, with a great balance between fruit and acidity. It is fresh, bouncy, lively and energetic, but with a lot of character if not much complexity.
|Ageing period||12 months|
|Type of wood||Oak|
Bodegas Frontonio is named after Saint Frontonio, patron saint of the north-eastern Spanish town of Epila. Legend says that after Saint Frontonio was beheaded by the Romans, his body was buried in a cemetery and his head cast into the River Ebro. Miraculously his head was found upstream on the bank of the River Jalon, close to where the Bodegas Frontonio winery is located. Exactly as they're presented, they're the wine of a particular land, the résumé of a landscape. A passion...