Ribera del Duero Pruno 2016

FINCA VILLACRECES

Ribera del Duero Pruno
2016

Product code
805082
Format
6 x 1500ml
Listing type
Open
Status
Available
Country
Spain
Regulated designation
Region
Castilla y Leon
Appellation
Ribera del Duero
Varietal(s)
Tempranillo 90 %
Cabernet Sauvignon 10 %
Alcohol percentage
14%
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Total acidity
5.60 g/l
PH
3.65
Availability
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About this winery

Grupo Artevino was founded from the expanding ambitions of the Anton Family. Originally coming from the restaurant world, the family owns the Michelin starred Zaldiaran. Understanding the complementary nature of food and wine the Antons established Bodegas Izadi in Rioja and over the next decade they added Villacreces (Ribera del Duero), Vetus (Toro) and Orben (also from Rioja) with the goal to “make high quality wines from indigenous varieties”. All of the properties operate with the same...

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Press reviews

Wine Spectator

- 91 points -

September 2018

Smoky and loamy earth notes frame a core of black cherry and plum in this firm, dense red. Balsamic acidity balances muscular tannins, which yield to a floral, minerally finish. Drink now through 2028. 40,000 cases made.

 

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James Suckling

- 90 points -

August 2018

Huge blueberry character, but also huge, dry tannins. On the finish, however, this tug of war resolves itself to a surprising degree and the final impression is of freshness. Drink or hold.

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