The wine is made from state-owned vineyards, and also from plots owned by local peasants who share the winery's environmentally friendly approach to agriculture and winemaking.
After a 12 hour cold-maceration process and a pneumatic pressing, this white wine from Rueda was fermented in stainless steel tanks, where it also remained in contact with its lees for some time.
A paradigmatic expression of the indigenous Verdejo grape from Castile, José Pariente Verdejo 2018 will drink nicely until 2022.
The white wine José Pariente Verdejo presents a bright, straw-yellow colour with a soft green hue.
Defined by its varietal character, this young white wine is pleasantly intense. This Verdejo from Rueda carries some stone and tropical fruit (peach, banana, apricot), with a touch of citrus and some herbal and aniseed notes.
Well rounded and tasty, this white wine from Rueda shows character and a good definition. This Verdejo by José Pariente has an excellent acidity with a lingering finish and a slight bitterness which is typical of the variety.
|Our personal opinion||
Well-balanced and honest, José Pariente Verdejo 2018 is an utterly enjoyable wine.
José Pariente Verdejo 2017:
José Pariente Verdejo 2016:
Enterwine 91. Peñín 92.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||No|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||No|
|Is this product free of sulfites?||No|
|Type of ageing||Months mixing in stainless steel|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||No|
|Name of Award||No|
|Percentage of variety||No|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Cod, Curred fish, Grilled fish, Grilled whitefish, Pasta with fish, Rice with fish, Roasted white meats, Smoked foods, Soft cheeses, Whitefish salads|
|Taste||Dry and aromatic, Light, easy to drink, Very intense and inky|
|Occasion||Aperitif, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Romantic Dinner, To bring to an engagement|
Awfully nice Verdejo.
Maybe mi favourite Verdejo. I always enjoy a bottle of this fresh, delicious white wine.
I like this wine very much. The wine has taken on a slightly yellowish colour, with a youthful, greenish hue, and has a fresh, fruity aroma and flavour.