Figuero 12 2018
Figuero 12 2018 is a single varietal Tempranillo wine.
Figuero, or Tinto Figuero, is an example of the experience of generations of hard work and perseverance in the lands of Ribera del Duero, whose wines are recognized in over 25 countries worldwide today.
Winemaking and Ageing
Figuero 12 2018 is made from grapes harvested by hand in baskets of 12kg. Once in the winery Vatting is made by gravity, and it is left to ferment spontaneously with 2 daily pumping over and at the end of the fermentation a "délestage", technique used to extract more color from the grape.
Finally, it is aged for 12 months in American oak (85%) and French oak (15%). Before bottling, it is clarified with egg white and once in the bottle it makes a final aging that completes the 2 years since its harvest.
Figuero 12 2018 Tasting Notes
- View: Figuero 12 2018 has a cherry red colour. Intense, deep and bright.
- Nose: intense fruity aromas. Very sweet. Notes of licorice and chocolate.
- Palate: Light Input. Aterciopleados round tannins. long finish.
Figuero 12 2018 is ideal with rice with meat, small game, mushrooms, roasted, cooked sausage.
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Elaborado y embotellado en la propiedad Viñedos y Bodegas García Figuero, S.L. R.E. 8161-BU