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Valdesil, 2016 Valderroa Mencía, Carballo


Producer


Vintage

2016

Region

Spain

Appellation

Valderroa Mencía

Cuvée

Carballo

Varietal

Mencía

Vinification

Skin contact, Indigenous yeast fermented, Large format barrel aged

Soil Type

Schist, Granit/Clay

From 70-90 year old Mencía vines, this is an impressive wine that is aged in neutral oak for 16 months. The color is dark and intense with sweet spicy dark red berries in the nose. The tannins are ripe and well incorporated in the wine. This is an impressive wine that shows nice grit but very sexy fruit.

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