Torre de Gazate Tempranillo 2012

Winery: Vinícola de Tomelloso
Region: DO La Mancha
Type of Wine: Red wine
Aging & Type of Oak:
Young Wine
Annual Production(in bottles): 200,000
Awards & Recognition:
85 points Peñín Guide, Gold & Best Nation Award San Francisco IWC, Silver Tempranillos al Mundo NYC, Gold Iberwine. Silver Medal Bacchus 2013 y Bronze Medal IWSC London 2013
U.S. Importer:
Monsieur Touton Selection, Ltd
rdm@mtouton.com
(212) 255-0674

Tasting Note

A wine that swings between sweet and stewy fruits of cherry, strawberry and raspberry, and a mouth of dry and firm barrel derived tannins. The finish is friendly and bright; drink over the next few years.

Wine Description

Vinification: Cold maceration before fermentation and the grapes are then fermented at 26ºC. After a short maceration, malolactic fermentation occurs at low the 2011 Tempranillo undergoes cold maceration before fermentation ,and the grapes are then fermented at 26ºC. After a short maceration, malolactic fermentation occurs at low temperature. The wine is a good match with cheese, game and roasts.

About the Winery

Bodega Vinícola Tomelloso is located in Tomelloso, within DO La Mancha. We have 25 years of experience in the region, and we export our wines to a number of countries in Europe and to China and the United States. Our winery maintains the latest winemaking equipment, and cellars for aging wine in casks and for bottles of our sparkling wine. Yearly, we produce as much as 3 million bottles of white and red wines from both Spanish and international varieties that are sourced from vines in 6,175 acres of our own vineyards.

Visit their website: http://www.vinicolatomelloso.com
Accepts Public Tours
Public Tasting Room

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Suggested Recipe Pairings

Macaroni and Cheese with Fontina and Baby Artichokes

View recipe at Epicurious.com

Chicken Adobo with Rice

View recipe at Epicurious.com

Cool Rice Noodles with Chicken

View recipe at Epicurious.com

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