Rueda Verdejo 2018

Frontaura

Rueda Verdejo
2018

$28.50

** Prix de détail incluant taxes et frais de service si applicable*
Service fees
$ 0.10
Product code
14919819
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
SAQ Specialty by lot
Status
Available
Type of wine
Skin-contact white wine (orange wine)
Licensee price
$24.77
Country
Spain
Regulated designation
Denominación de origen (DO)
Region
Castilla y Leon
Varietal(s)
Verdejo 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Producer's website

About this winery

In the heart of the city of Toro, located in north-central Spain, are the Frontaura and Victoria Palaces, 2 majestic buildings built in 1574 of immense architectural value. They are owned by the Bodegas Frontaura, which has been producing high quality wines since the 19th century in the most prestigious Spanish appellation, Toro. The estate owns 120 hectares of vines planted in the valley of the Douro River, at an altitude of 650 meters above sea level. Its main grape variety is Tinta de Toro,...

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Product notes

Clayey-sandy loam soil with lots of pebbles

Production notes

Old vines, Pago de la Erilla, La Seca, DO Rueda, Valladolid, Spain. 7 months in new French oak barrels from Allier.

Tasting notes

Aromas of orange blossom and white flowers, citrus notes, fragrant grapefruit and ripe fruit in the form of figs and quinces. Roasted and spicy notes from its aging in French oak barrels bring elegance and smoothness to the finish. Balanced acidity, gastronomic freshness and maximum expression. Pairings as an aperitif with tapas and cheeses.