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Bodegas Pintia "Pintia" | Toro Wine


Bodegas Pintia "Pintia"

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: $55.00

 

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Wine Style: Red Still Wine

Winemaker's Notes:

Grape Varietal: 100% Tinta de Toro (Tempranillo)

Bodegas Pintia is owned by Vega Sicilia. Pintia is located further west along the Duero River inside the warmer D.O. of Toro. The estate owns 96 hectares of land. The first vintage released was the 2001. Pintia is 100% Tinta de Toro aged for one year in new French and American oak. Opaque purple-colored, it offers a complex perfume of pain grille, pencil lead, spice box, black cherry, and blackberry. This leads to a full-bodied, ripe, layered wine with intense flavors, serious complexity, and exceptional length. It has enough structure to unfold for another 4-6 years and drink well for 20+ years.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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