Red Wine Valduero Una Cepa 2017

Crianza red wine from Ribera del Duero. Varietal Tinto Fino (Tempranillo) aged for 18 months in oak and for 12 months in the bottle.
Crianza. 18 Months in French and American oak barrels
Percentage of Alcohol: 14º
Bottle size: 75 cl
Grapes Varieties: Tinto Fino,
Wineries: Bodegas Valduero
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Availability: In stock

€28.00
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A varietal Tinto Fino (Tempranillo) wine, Valduero Una Cepa is produced by Bodegas Valduero from a single parcel of vines.

Farmed following organic principles, the 50-year-old vineyard has rather special characteristics. That's why the winery decided to produce a Spanish red wine solely from its grapes.

Harvested by hand, the grapes were brought to the cellar in little boxes and vinified in stainless steel tanks. After that, this red wine from Ribera del Duero was aged in French and American oak barrels for 18 months.

Finally, Valduero Una Cepa 2017 was aged for a further 12 months in the bottle.

Decant this Crianza red wine from Ribera del Duero 1 hour before drinking.

It is worth noting that Una Cepa de Valduero has a great ageing potential.

Additional Information
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Appearance

The red wine Valduero Una Cepa is deep ruby with a garnet rim.

Nose

This varietal Tinto Fino shows a remarkable personality. Creamy notes of cocoa, vanilla and roasted coffee that slowly evolve into aromas of liquorice, black fruit, scrubland, black truffles, tobacco leaves and dry earth.

Palate

This wine from Bodegas Valduero is deep, elegant and intricate. Ripe black fruit, with toasted remembrances and some mineral and earthy undertones which convey the spirit of an exceptional terroir. Solid tannic structure and steely acidity, with a long, balsamic finish.

Our personal opinion

A textbook Ribera, Valduero Una Cepa 2017 is deep, elegant and age-worthy.

OTHER VINTAGES

Valduero Una Cepa 2016:

Enterwine 92. Decanter 96.

Valduero Una Cepa 2015:

Enterwine 91. Tim Atkin 91. Wine Enthusiast 91..

Valduero Una Cepa 2014:

Enterwine 91. Wine Enthusiast 92.

Valduero Una Cepa 2012:

Enterwine 93. Guía de Vinos ABC 95

Valduero Una Cepa 2011:

Parker 92. Gold Medal-Concours Mondial Bruxelles. Enterwine 93.

Valduero Una Cepa 2009:

Parker 92. Peñín 92.

Year 2017
Type Red
D.O. Ribera del Duero
Bottle size 75 cl
Serving tempurature 16-18ºC
Should this wine be decanted? 40-60 minutes before serving
Ageing Crianza
Type of ageing Months in French and American oak barrels
Number of months aged in Barrels 18
Enterwine's Score 92
Media rating 92
Other guides Decanter WWA 2022: Silver Medal & 90 points.
Mono-Varietal Tinto Fina
Pairings Birds, bluefish, Bull meat, Cold meats, Cured cheeses, Grilled red meats, Red meat with gravy, Roasted foods, Roasted lamb, Roasted lamb ribs, Roasted pork, Roasted red meats, Roasted white meats, Rosted piglet, Sheep´s cheese, Specialty Spanish prosciutto , Stews, Vegetables
Taste Complex and Elegant, Silky and intense, Tasty with barrel notes
Occasion A special occasion, Business dinner, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement
Reviews
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Value
Ribera at its best. I love the intensity, the subtlety and the "profondeur" of this wine.
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