£11.30/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Intense / Bluish glints|
|Expressive / Seductive / Higly aromatic / Fruit aromas / Red fruit / Compote / Blackberries / Sweet notes / Pastries|
|Good entry / Full / Rounded / Varietal notes / Ripe red fruit / Flavoursome / Well-integrated tannins / Powerful / Long finish / Silky / Balanced acidity / Rich|
Mediterranean cuisine / Tapas / Hearty dishes / Cooked sausages / Casseroles
|Ageing period||Between 14 and 18 months|
|Type of wood||American oak|
The origins of Bodegas Montecillo are to be found in Fuenmayor, one of the villages with a longer history of winemaking in Rioja Alta. Surrounded by vines and close to the serene and benevolent waters of the majestic Ebro, the landscape of Fuenmayor is one of gentle hills and, in the distance, the rocky outcrop of the Sierra de Cantabria mountains. The locals have always known that the spectacular El Montecillo landscape is home to top quality...