Ribera del Duero, Barrel Aged Tempranillo, Viña Mayor

Ribera del Duero, Barrel Aged Tempranillo, Viña Mayor

Hand-harvested Tempranillo, grapes grown on slopes just south of the River Duero, are employed to make this black-cherry coloured red. The estate is located on the so-called Golden Mile the most prestigious area of the region and is certified under the Wineries for Climate Protection initiative. Fermented in stainless steel with regular pumping over of the cap, the wine is aged for three months in oak barrels. Showing cherry and red fruit aromas, the palate is powerful and complex.

  • Type: Red
  • Country: Spain
  • Region: Castilla y Leon
  • Vintage: 2015/2016
  • Producer: Viña Mayor
  • Primary grape: Tempranillo
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £10.23
  • Code: 33979
  • Expression: Barrel