What does this wine taste like?
|Redcurrant red / Opaque|
|Higly aromatic / Fruit aromas / Red fruit / Cherries / Morello cherry / Mineral notes / Slate / Floral scents / Violets / Aromatic herbs / Fennel|
|Profound / deep / Vivacious / Good acidity / Balanced / Fleshy / Spicy notes / Mineral notes / With personality|
For many years, the Mencia wines of the Bierzo appellation didn't manage to achieve recognition as top-quality wines. At the end of the nineteen nineties, however, a new generation of oenologists rediscovered the oldest vines and hidden treasures of this region and applied suitable wine-production methods to make the most of the true potential of the Mencia variety. Jorge Peique was one of these winemakers. In 1999 he founded the Bodegas Peique winery in Valtuille de Abajo where...