What does this wine taste like?
|Garnet / Clear / Bluish glints|
|Elegant / Higly aromatic / Spicy notes / White pepper / Clove / Fruit aromas / Raspberry / Menthol aromas / Ageing notes / Toasty notes|
|Dry / Fresh / Light / Good acidity / Velvety tannins / Intense / Balsamic notes / Long / Complex|
Drinking and storing
Ratings and awards
|2016||92 PK||93 SK|
|Ageing period||7 months|
|Type of wood||French 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...