Fortified Wine San León Manzanilla

Fortified wine made from Palomino and aged for 60 months in soleras.

72 months in American oak barrels using the soleras system.
Percentage of Alcohol: 15º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Palomino,
Wineries: Bodegas Argüeso
ñ 92 91 91

Availability: In stock

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The best-known Spanish fortified wine of Bodegas Argüeso, San León Manzanilla is made solely from Palomino grapes sourced from vineyards with albariza soils located in DO Jerez-Xérès-Sherry-Manzanilla de Sanlúcar de Barrameda.

Traditionally vinified, this Manzanilla was aged under flor veil for 6 years minimum in American oak soleras, the oldest of which dates from 1822.

After choosing the best samples, San León Manzanilla was bottled

Intense and characteristic, this fortified wine from Jerez won a Gold Medal at the International Wine Challenge 2017.

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The fortified wine San León Manzanilla is pale yellow with some steely reflections.


Saline and complex, this fortified Palomino has a lively herbal note intertwined with dry fruit, green olives, fine lees and old wood.


This Manzanilla of Bodegas Argüeso is linear and intense, with a razor-sharp acidity, tremendous energy and amazing concentration of flavours. Long, leesy finish with a saline and herbal twist.

Our personal opinion

An astounding value, San León Manzanilla is a phenomenal wine in its own right.

Type Fortified
D.O. Jerez-Xérès-Sherry-Manzanilla de Sanlúcar de Barrameda
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 5-8ºC
Ageing 72 months in American oak barrels using the soleras system.
Peñin Score 92
Enterwine's Score 91
Media rating 91
Name of Award International Wine Challenge 2017 - Gold Medal.
Mono-Varietal Palomino
Pairings Grilled fish, semi-curred cheese, Sheep´s cheese, Specialty Spanish prosciutto
Taste Dry and aromatic
Occasion Aperitif, Appetizer
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