The Hito of Bodega Cepa 21: a red wine from Ribera del Duero with a blend based on tinto fino and tempranillo grapes. The Hito is the ideal red to combine with ragout and soft cheese. At Drinks&Co, this red wine scores an average rate of 4 of 5 points.
“TASTING NOTES:View: Intense cherry red color very cloudy.Nose: Intense and very defined. It has a base of typical, but not too ripe black fruit variety. Breeding notes, roasted and balsamic.Mouth: Good structure with ripe and round tannins long finish.APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.VINEYARD: Bodegas Cepa 21.GRAPES: Tempranillo.AGEING: Aged for 8 months in French oak barrels.PREPARATION: Fermentation in stainless steel tanks for 30 days. Subsequently performed malolactic fermentation for 12 days in the same deposits.WINE PAIRING: Perfect for meals like salads, pasta, rice, seafoodRECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16 ° CALCOHOL: 12%”
“TASTING NOTES OF Hito C-21 2016:View: covered cherry red pillory.Nose: harmonious and balanced wine, fruity notes, aromas of French oak. Contributions of spices and licorice.Mouth: easy to drink, attractive, youthful yet elegant notes. Balanced and pleasantly warm aftertaste.APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.VINES: Bodega Cepa 21GRAPES: Tempranillo.PAIRING: White and lamb meat.TEMPERATURE: 14-16 °CALCOHOL CONTENT: 14%”
“TASTING NOTES OF Hito C-21 2015:View: cherry red high layer.Nose: black and red fruit, a base of subtle toasted wood but quality.Mouth: friendly, great structure and broad, long aftertaste.APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.VINES: Bodega Cepa 21GRAPES: 100% fine Tinto.AGEING: 8 months in French oak barrels.PREPARATION: fermentation in stainless steel tanks. malolactic fermentation for 12 days in the same deposits.TEMPERATURE: 14-16 °CALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%”
“TASTING NOTES OF Hito C21 2013:
- View: cherry red, violet colors marked thin layer.
- Nose: intense and complex red fruit, black blueberry, blackberry and raspberry.
- Mouth: elegant hardwood subtle notes of toasted and black licorice, meaty with sweet tannins with volume, long aftertaste.
APPELLATION: Ribera del Duero.
VINEYARD: Bodega Cepa 21
GRAPES: Tempranillo (100%).
PAIRING: salads, pizzas, roasts, big and small, barbecues, poultry, pasta and rice.
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14%”
“The word "HITO"" means milestone. a stone post. sometimes carved. used to indicate direction or distance on roads or to delimit fields. HITO was created as a young wine in order to complete the range of this modern. innovative winery. Made from the youngest vines of the winery. grafted with Tinto Fino clones from the flagship vineyards of Bodegas Emilio Moro.
Cherry red colour covered with clear violets around the rim. The nose is very intense and complex. Red fruits of raspberry and strawberry. black ones of blackcurrant. mulberry and blackberry. Elegant fine oak. subtly toasted with notes of black licorice.
Fleshy with sweet tannins that give volume. and with a long aftertaste.
8 months in 100% French oak barrels. Temperature: 14-16º”