ES-VIZ-22-16

Bierzo Tinto, 'Las Gundiñas', La Vizcaína de Vinos

  • Village: Valtuille de Abajo
  • Vineyard: Las Gundiñas
  • Year of plantation: 1910
  • Hectares: 2.2
  • Altitude: 510 meters ASL
  • Soil: Clay and limestone with lots of depth
  • Orientation: East
  • Plant density: 3800 vines / hectare
  • Varieties: Mostly Mencía with Bastardo (Trousseau), Garnacha Tintorera (Alicante Bouschet) and Doña Blanca
  • Elaboration: Whole cluster fermentation in large oak vats. 30-60 day maceration followed by one year of aging in used 225-liter barrels. Bottled without fining or filtration.
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Spain
Region:
Castilla Y Leon
Appellation:
Bierzo
Variety:
Mencia-based blend
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Press & Reviews

Parker

Score:
92
Date:
2019-02-28