£13.85/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Purplish glints / Violet rim / Opaque / Clean / Bright|
|Full / Frank / Higly aromatic / Fruit aromas / Red fruit / Raspberry / Strawberries / Lactic notes / Ageing notes / Vanilla / Coconut / Toasty notes|
|Fleshy / Rounded tannins / Sweet tannins / Silky / Oily / Toasty notes / Roasted notes / Vanilla / Pleasant finish / Persistent|
Drinking and storing
As good as a much more expensive Ribera
This is a very good quality wine, which with a different DO, would be a lot more expensive. Given the age, a bit of airing before serving is needed. Smooth and unctuous. Wish there were more wines from Cigales.
Vino suave, me ha gustado bastante
Vino suave al paladar, de cuerpo medio con notas de frutos rojos maduros. Perfecto para acompañar platos como el arroz el el risotto. Lo he disfrutado bastante.
Carlos Moro was very swift to see the opportunities that the D.O. Cigales appellation offered to the area where his family already cultivated vines. Making a strong commitment to producing red wine, in 1999 they opened up the Bodega Valdelosfrailes cellar in Cubillas de Santa Marta (Valladolid), bringing modernity, technology and innovation together with the classic wine-making skills of this region to make the most of its potential. Although they specialize in producing premium...