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Pesquera, Pesquera Reserva, DO, 2016, Ribera del Duero

Extremely multilayered and unbelievably soft.
Year 2016 - 0,75 liter - 14.0% ABV
€ 46,60 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
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Article: 2016 Pesquera Tinto DO Reserva
Country: Spain
Growing area: Ribera del Duero
Category: Red wine
Classification: DO - Denominación de Origen
Producer: Bodegas Alejandro Fernández Tinto Pesquera, S.L.
Grape variety: 100% Tempranillo
Description: Firm garnet red with purple nuances. In the bouquet blackberry and cassis, vanilla, slight roasting flavours. At the palate concentrated and fully of dried tropical fruits, very multilayered, long finish with a great maturity potential.
Alcohol: 14.0%
Residual sugar: 1.4 g/l
Acid: 4.69 g/l
Drinking temperature: Dekanted at 18 °C
Drink recommendation: To grilled as lamb, cattle and game.

Cultivable area Ribera del Duero:
This wine is from the Ribera del Duero in the region Kastilien-León. The cultivable area extends by the provinces Burgos in the south, Valladolid in the east, Soria in the west and Segovia in the northwest.

Type of vine Tempranillo:
The classic type of vine of Spain is Tempranillo. It can be found in all of Spain under different synonymous among others assed a principal ingredient in Rioja. It is aromatically and early maturing, what can be derived from the name also. Meant in Spanish temprano = early.

Soil type:
Meagre terroirs of coarse limestone.  

Classification:
Denominación de Origen corresponds to a vintage wine of certain cultivable areas, analogous for the French name AOP.

Producer Grupo Pesquera Alejandro Fernández:
The probably most famous wine critic Robert Parker writes about the producer: " Once again Alejandro Fernández has proved not only a good nose to fix the time of the harvest also at the vinification of this unbelievably soft and extract rich wine in American oak Senor Alejandro has shown its great experience and competence. He is not only the doyen in the Ribera but also still the paragon of the young winegrower generation."

Ingredients/allergens
Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: Spain
Company: Grupo Pesquera - Alejandro Fernández
Address: Tinto Pesquera -  Dirección: Calle Real, 2 47315 Pesquera de Duero (Valladolid) Spain