£12.67/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Ruby red / Quite opaque / Clean / Bright / Expresivo|
|Elegant / Great aromatic diversity / Hardwoods / Caoba / Bay / Fruta roja compotada / Mineral notes|
|Silky / Polished tannins / Velvety / Good acidity / Enveloping / Well-integrated wood / Ripe fruit / Balanced / Long finish / Pleasurable|
Drinking and storing
Any type of meat / Cooked sausages / Cured cheeses / Meet stews
Ratings and awards
|Ageing period||Between 22 and 24 months|
|Type of wood||French and 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...