Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2016

Red wine from Valdeorras. Mencía, Tempranillo and Cabernet Sauvignon aged for 6 months in French and American oak.
Barrel. 6 Months in French and American oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 13º
Bottle size: 75 cl
D.O.: Valdeorras
Grapes Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Mencía, Tempranillo,
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The producer of some interesting white wines made from Godello in the region of Valdeorras, Joaquín Rebolledo also crafts an interesting Spanish red wine. Precisely this Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica.

Made principally from Mencía, this red wine from Valdeorras is complemented with Tempranillo and Cabernet Sauvignon, coming from 40 hectares of estate-owned vineyards.

The vines are planted in very steep slopes with soils composed of slate, sand and granite.

Carefully harvested and vinified, Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2016 was aged for 6 months in new French and American oak barrels.

After that, it was aged for a further 6 months in the bottle prior to its commercial release.

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Appearance

The red wine Joaquín Rebolledo Barrica has an intense, medium-high cherry-coloured robe with a garnet rim.

Nose

This Mencía from Valdeorras begins showing some elegant aromas of wild berries, along with fine wooden notes of menthol and licorice. The addition of Tempranillo and Cabernet Sauvignon has enriched the nose, with some toffee, cinnamon and pepper nuanced by some mineral undertones.

Palate

WIth a meaty body and a slightly unctuous texture, this red wine from Joaquín Rebolledo feels savoury and fresh. Creamy notes of balsam, toasted wood and spices, combined with fresh notes of red berries, orange rind and blackcurrants. Good acidity and long finish with some fruity and toasted remembrances. 

Our personal opinion

This Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2016 pairs wonderfully with hearty dishes.

OTHER VINTAGES

Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2015:

Enterwine 93.

Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2014:

Enterwine 93.

Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2013:

Peñín 94.

Joaquín Rebolledo Tinto Barrica 2012:

Peñín 92.

Year 2016
Type Red
D.O. Valdeorras
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 16-18ºC
Ageing Barrel
Type of ageing Months in French and American oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 6
Enterwine's Score 92
Media rating 92
Percentage of variety Mencía, Tempranillo y Cabernet Sauvignon.
Pairings Birds, bluefish, Bull meat, Cod, Cold meats, Cooked foods, Grilled lamb, Rice with meat, Roasted lamb, Roasted red meats, Sheep´s cheese, Specialty Spanish prosciutto , Stews, Vegetables
Taste Fruity and Fresh, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion Appetizer, Because you can, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion
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Rocks, earth, blood orange, raw meat. Uncommon and interesting!! Review by Demis Roussos (Posted on 05/06/2018)
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