The grapes come from a single estate belonging to DO Rueda. The first Sauvignon Blanc ever planted in Verdejo territory, it grows in limestone soils with pebble stones located on the highest area of the region.
This Apasionado sweet wine is made from overripe, particularly high-acidic grapes that were exactingly selected during the harvest.
After a cold maceration, they were gently pressed and fermented with its lees for a period of 5 months. Clarified and cold filtered, Apasionado de José Pariente 2017 was finally bottled in 50 cl. flasks.
A limited edition sweet white wine, it should be enjoyed within the next 3 years.
This sweet white wine from Rueda has a bright, straw yellow colour with some greenish tinges. Apasionado de José Pariente appears bright and clean.
At first, this Sauvignon Blanc by José Pariente suggests some intense notes of white fruit, tropical fruit, white flowers, aromatic herbs and balsam. After a while, some enticing mineral hints begin to appear.
Fresh and savoury, with a silky body and a remarkable intensity. This sweet white wine by José Pariente is full of ripe white fruit, aromatic herbs and spices. Crisp, uplifting acidity and long finish with some floral remembrances.
|Our personal opinion||
A different kind of sweet white wine, Apasionado de José Pariente 2017 is simply delightful.
Apasionado de José Pariente 2015:
Apasionado de José Pariente 2014:
Afortunado de José Pariente 2012:
|Bottle size||50 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||No|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||No|
|Is this product free of sulfites?||No|
|Ageing||6 meses con sus lías.|
|Name of Award||No|
|Percentage of variety||No|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Blue cheeses, Foie Gras, Fruit pastries, Nougat candy, Paté, Sweet pastries|
|Taste||Fruity and Fresh, Slightly sweet|
Classy Verdejo. An Understated and yet savoury wine.
Sweet Verdejo. Herbal, smooth, tart and sweet. Quite special.