£45.30/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Ruby red / Abundant tears|
|Higly aromatic / Fruit aromas / Raspberry / Smoky notes / Incense / Thyme / Rosemary|
|Dry / Refreshing acidity / Well-integrated tannins / Firm / Vigorous / Long|
Ratings and awards
|2018||94 PK||16.5++ JR||93 PN|
|2016||94 PK||93 PN|
Wine critics reviewsReviews by Parker and Jancis Robinson
|Vine age||75 years|
|Yields||Very low yields|
|Surface area||1.00 hectares|
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...