Ribera del Duero
Figuero 12 Crianza 201775cl
Figuero 12 Crianza 2017
Description of Figuero 12 Crianza 2017
Figuero 12 Crianza 2017 (Tempranillo and Tinta del País)
- View: Red cherry color, cardinal hues. Clean, bright and quite deep.
- Nose: intensely aromatic with lots of fresh, red fruit with a wide range of spices (vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg and pink pepper), blond and toffee notes snuff.
- Mouth: wide entry mouth, good tannin structure and highly acidic. Surprising freshness in a wine of that power. Mouth with strong personality and perfect harmony. Return all the aromatic range perceived on the nose.
APPELLATION: Ribera de Duero.
GRAPES: 100% Tempranillo.
AGEING: aged for 12 months in new barrels of 1 wine. 60% American, 40% French. Fining with egg white. Bottling and aging in the same until completing 2 years.
PREPARATION: Manual harvest in baskets made of chestnut 12 kgs, thorough and immediate transportation to the winery.. Encubado to deposit by gravity OVI system. Cold maceration for 2 days at 12 ° C. Alcoholic fermentation spontaneously to max. 29 ° C. 2 Daily pumping and 1 "délestage" to the end of fermentation. Total maceration of about 17 days. malolactic fermentation spontaneously.
WINE PAIRING: Rice with meat, small game, mushrooms, roasted, cooked sausage.
With the help of the vintner's 3 sons, Carlos, Henar and Antonio, the dream of this new project became reality in 2001: The bodega in La Horra. In a place, that saw the sons grow up and one of the most privileged places of the Ribera del Duero.More about the Winery