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Descendientes De J. Palacios Petalos Del Bierzo 2015

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Country: Spain
Region: Bierzo
Grape Variety: 100% Mencía
Vintage: 2015
Aging Potential: Drink now through 2026
Serving Temperature: 16 °C
Alcohol Level: 14%

The Wine
A broad spectrum of aromas gradually emanate from the glass, with blackcurrant and cherry being joined by savoury clove and liquorice notes. Smooth yet muscular tannins and a long, drying finish. An interesting alternative middleweight red, which will go well with full-flavoured pasta dishes, charcuterie and hard cheeses or game.

 

A unique conjunction of history, spirituality and emplacement exuded a powerful attraction over Ricardo Pérez and Alvaro Palacios. They arrived in Corullón in 1999, motivated by the idea of exploiting its wine-growing possibilities. Following the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, from the 11th century religious orders from all over Europe were established in the region. They brought with them a new type of vine of Atlantic stock, which some time later would be known as Mencía.The estate’s vineyards are located in the municipality of Corullón, in the mountains to the west of Bierzo: some 30 hectares covering a constellation of minute plots of old vines on steep, rocky slate soils.

Producer Descendientes de J. Palacios
Country Spain
Region Bierzo
Color Red
Classification
Style Nil
Alcohol Content 14%
Serving Temperature 16°C
Vintage 2015
Grape Variety 100% Mencía
Wine Closure Natural Cork
Cellaring Drink/Keep
Bottle Size 75cl
Food Pairing Nil
IWC Ratings Nil
Robert Parker Nil
Wine Spectator Nil
James Halliday Nil

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