- Pale red color, with cherry trim and purple tones with light blues.
- On the nose stands the ripe red fruit, light lactic tones. Good intensity. Backgrounds of vanilla, cocoa and smoke.
- Very soft mouth. Very sweetness. Mature fruits, lactic acid, very balanced acidity. Cocoa, vanilla. Long persistence.
Elaboration and Aging
Selected harvest of payments with an average of 20 years and an altitude between 800 and 920 m. After careful preparation, this wine is subjected to a Aged at least 12 months in barrel , Complemented with a rest of another year that give to the same its characteristic balance
El Empecinado is the new design and name that takes Vega Real Crianza.
Bodegas Barbadillo wanted to pay its particular tribute to "El Empecinado", which gives its name to one of its new brands. The famous hero who brought the Napoleonic troops head first was not only one of the most outstanding leaders of the "Guerrilla", but he was also a viticulturist and built his farmhouse next to where the Vega Real winery is located today, in the municipality of Castrillo de Duero.
- Type of Wine
- Wine Style
Red - Soft Tannins and Subtle Fruit
- Grape Varieties
- Type of Ageing
- Alcohol Content
- Serving Temperature
Ratings and awards
- Prizes and previous ratings
91 Decanter | Mundus Vini 2017: Medalla de Oro | Berliner Wine Trophy 2014: Medalla de Oro
- AporVino Points
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