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Emilio Moro 2017

Emilio Moro

2017
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Emilio Moro is the bodega's top production wine, and the one that proudly bears the founder's name a...

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/ btl 0.75 L

Details for Emilio Moro 2017

Type

Red Crianza

Wine region

Ribera del Duero (Spain)

Grapes

Tempranillo

Producer

Bodegas Emilio Moro

Alcohol content

14.5%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2017

Review

Emilio Moro is the bodega's top production wine, and the one that proudly bears the founder's name and image. In the words of José Moro, "it's the ALMA MATER, it's my father, and that says it all". Indeed, there's not much more to add: produced using vines aged between 15 and 25 years old, it picks up the essence of the three types of soil found in the Ribera del Duero endowing the wine with a wide variety of nuances. A lovely wine, rich, fresh, lively, elegant, complex...: the winery's flagship and a great representative of this Castilian denomination.

In the glass, it appears a Picota cherry colour and replicates a great variety of olfactory sensations which will go on lasting afterwards on the palate in an intense, most pleasant and satisfying way. Its richness and aroma variety are a focal feature, complete with toasty notes, cherries, liquorice and vanilla. On the palate it's juicy and fresh, easily identifiable as a Ribera del Duero due to how well it combines giving expression and pure pleasure. It's harmonious, with the fruit taking the limelight; having soft tannins and perfectly integrated oak, it's seductively appealing and immensely enjoyable to drink.

Cured cheeses / Sirloin steak / Roast lamb

  • Vine age:Between 15 and 25 years
  • Soil:Limestone / Sandy loam
  • Climate:Continental
  • Ageing period:12 months
  • Type of wood:French and american oak
  • ViewPicota cherry red / Intense / Bluish glints
  • Bouquet:Ripe fruit / Cocoa / Hardwoods / Spices / Balanced
  • Mouth:Powerful / Fleshy / Earthy
  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 14º C and 16º C

Customer reviews

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by: Vinissimus Customer (05/11/2019) - Vintage 2017

Smooth on the palate

I first tried this wine on holiday earlier this year and I was pleasantly surprised to learn that I could buy it here in the uk

by: Victoria (16 Mar) - Vintage 2017

Un Ribera del Duero redondo

De color rojo oscuro con ribetes violáceos denota viveza. En boca es un tinto redondo, equilibrado, afrutado y agradable de beber. Perfecto para maridar con carnes y embutidos.

by: juanjo_moramesa@movistar.es (2 Jan) - Vintage 2017

Muy buen producto en comparación con los de su nivel.

Muy buen vino, en comparación con los de su nivel. Quizá le falte ser más agradable en boca para ser un vino especial.

by: Angela garcia martinez (26/11/2019) - Vintage 2017

me encanta esta bodega en general

me gusta su color rojo cereza intenso y su aroma a uva tempranillo. Vino potente pero que se bebe muy facil

by: Vinissimus Customer (25/09/2018) - Vintage 2016

Never fails to impress

Having discovered this wine a number of years ago in Ibiza, year after year it has never disappointed but I've never found any stockists in the UK, and now I can enjoy it in my own home courtesy of Vinissimus!

Bodegas Emilio Moro

Bodegas Emilio Moro

Bodegas Emilio Moro has the perfect platform for producing great wines: family tradition (José and Javier Moro are the third generation of vine growers), a strategic site (in the heart of the Ribera del Duero), pure clones of the indigenous grape, excellent quality soils (clay, chalk and gravel) and an ideal orientation. The winery currently owns some 200 hectares of vineyards, planted and grafted with an excellent Tempranillo clone recouped from their oldest vineyards. S...