DO Ribera del Duero Dominio Basconcillos Roble

DO Ribera del Duero Dominio Basconcillos Roble

Ribera del Duero, Spain
Basconcillos - 2015
Product Code: ESR01
Grape: Tempranillo
Size: 75cl
Alcohol: 14%

Quality Ribera del Duero wine can be very expensive, but this organic example is terrific value. Made from Tempranillo (known locally as Tinto Fino), it has more power and body than Rioja, but due to the altitude and cool nights of the Ribera region, it has a great spine of acidity. The colour is dark and rich, with a ruby tint that complements the delightful, expressive aromas of vanilla and cooked plum. The tannins are both dry and soft, and there are hints of ripe damson on the palate to match the robust structure of the oak-aged wine. It is...

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Basconcillos

The vineyards of Basconcillos are planted at 1000 metres above sea level, where they have excellent exposure to the sun whilst having the opportunity to rest during the cooler evenings offered by the altitude.

Customer Reviews

Spanish classic Review by little denby
Quality
Great value for ribera duero, and a very good wine (Posted on 07/11/2016)
Serious Drinkin' Review by Callum
Quality
Really, really nice red wine. Tastes quite traditional or even old fashioned to me, which I think means it was more interesting than simple fruity wine like Chilean Merlot. Full-bodied, but not drying or over the top. (Posted on 14/03/2016)
excellence Review by Roger
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A smooth, deep, traditional red from Spain. Sophisticated and nostalgic, the best red I have tasted for a long time. (Posted on 02/12/2015)
5 Star Wine Review by Bend it like Beckham
Quality
This has got to be one of the best full bodied winter reds that I have ever tasted. Amazing!! (Posted on 07/10/2014)

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