González Byass Leonor Palo Cortado

Dry fortified wine from Jerez. Varietal Palomino aged for a minimum of 12 years in soleras and criaderas.

12 años en barricas de roble americano en sistema de criaderas y solera.
Percentage of Alcohol: 20º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Palomino,
Wineries: González Byass
ñ 94 92 92

Availability: In stock

€21.60
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A varietal Palomino, González Byass Leonor Palo Cortado is a quite unique Spanish fortified wine produced by bodega González Byass.

The originality of this Palo Cortado from Jerez comes from the fact that, while the nose shows the typical characteristics of an Amontillado, the palate is similar to that of an Oloroso.

Meticulously crafted, this dry fortified wine underwent an oxidative aging process for over 12 years in the traditional soleras and criaderas system.

Pair González Byass Leonor Palo Cortado with white meat, fish recipes and blue cheese.

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Appearance

Intense and bright, González Byass Leonor Palo Cortado is amber-colored, with golden glints and an ochre rim.

Nose

Aromas of toasted almonds and hazelnuts, typical of a Palo Cortado made from Palomino, together with hints of noble wood, spices, vegetables and a iodine note.

Palate

Very complex and impressively concentrated, this fortified wine from bodega González Byass has a very long finish, with some toasted, spicy and nutty remembrances.

Our personal opinion

The superb González Byass Leonor Palo Cortado takes complexity to the next level.

Type Fortified
D.O. Jerez-Xérès-Sherry-Manzanilla de Sanlúcar de Barrameda
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 12-14ºC
Ageing 12 años en barricas de roble americano en sistema de criaderas y solera.
Peñin Score 94
Enterwine's Score 92
Media rating 92
Other guides Decanter 93.
Mono-Varietal Palomino
Pairings Baked whitefish, Blue cheeses, bluefish, Dry fruit pastries, Goat cheese, Grilled white meats, Grilled whitefish, Roasted white meats
Taste Dry and aromatic, Dry and full bodied, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion A special occasion, Because you deserve it, Romantic Dinner
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