Red Wine Tridente Tempranillo 2017

Crianza red wine from Castilla y León. Varietal Tempranillo aged for 15 months in French oak barrels.

Crianza. 15 Months in French oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 14.5º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Tempranillo,
Wineries: Bodegas Tritón
ñ 92 93 93

Availability: In stock

€11.65
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This is the new vintage of Tridente Tempranillo, a varietal Tempranillo Spanish red wine belonging to the designatino VT de Castilla y León.

The grapes were picked by hand at dusk. Once in the cellar, they were destemmed and macerated in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature for 20-25 days.

After that, Tridente Tempranillo 2017 from Bodegas Tritón was transferred into French oak barrels, where it completed malolactic fermentation and was aged for a period of 15 months.

Pair this Crianza red wine with hearty meat recipes.

Additional Information
Additional Information
Appearance

The red wine Tridente Tempranillo has a clean, high, cherry-coloured robe with a garnet rim.

Nose

Deep and well-defined, this old-vines Tempranillo suggests aromas of blackberries and boysenberries, with some smoky notes, hints of balsam and liquorice, a dash of spices and some notions of dry earth.

Palate

A bold and powerful red wine from Castilla y León, with a substantial body and a smooth texture. Lively notes of black fruit and spices, gently sweet, enlivened by an extraordinary acidity. This red wine of Bodegas Tritón has a long, elegant finish reminiscent of cocoa, pepper and vanilla.

Our personal opinion

Produced by the Juan Gil group through the Bodegas Tritón brand, Tridente Tempranillo 2017 showcases the bolder side of this grape variety.

OTHER VINTAGES

Tridente Tempranillo 2016:

Enterwine 93. Peñín 93.

Tridente Tempranillo 2015:

Enterwine 95. Peñín 92.

Tridente Tempranillo 2014:

Peñín 93. Enterwine 93.

Tridente Tempranillo 2013:

Peñín 93.

Tridente Tempranillo 2012:

92 Peñín points.

Year 2017
Type Red
D.O. VT Castilla y León
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 15-17ºC
Should this wine be decanted? 30 minutes before serving
Ageing Crianza
Type of ageing Months in French oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 15
Peñin Score 92
Enterwine's Score 93
Media rating 93
Mono-Varietal Tempranillo
Pairings Bull meat, Cold meats, Cured cheeses, Grilled red meats, Roasted lamb, Roasted lamb ribs, Roasted red meats, Roasted white meats, Rosted piglet, Sheep´s cheese, Stews, Stuffed Chicken, Vegetables, Vegetables
Taste Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes, Very intense and inky
Occasion Appetizer, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion
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Ah, the wines from Castilla!! Dry, deep, super intense. I love them!!
Review by (Posted on 13 June 2018)
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