Designation of wines Ribera del Duero is one of the most afamosas denominations of Spain, thanks to wines like Rivendell. This wine is made in the town of Peñafiel, province of Valladolid, in the Bodegas El Home.
The Rivendell wine is a red wine made from 100% Tempranillo grape variety. It has aged for twelve months in American oak barrels and Central with a medium roast.
Its color is deep red with hints of cherry and high and bright. It presents very complex aromas and ripe fruit, compotes and minerals that give it a distinctive character. In addition, after oxygenation process appear also some spicy and balsamic nuances on the nose. In the mouth we find an elegant wine with a marked tannin and a complex structure. The finish is tasty, velvety and taste remains in time.
This wine is made from grapes come from vineyards which has about thirty years old, at an average altitude of seven hundred meters. Its production process is handmade, because the grapes are selected and harvested by hand, then go to ferment in a stainless steel tanks with a controlled temperature of 28 degrees for a period of maceration of twenty days. After malolactic fermentation the wine is aged for twelve months in barrels of American oak and Central with medium toast. After the aging in oak barrels, the wine is aged for another twelve months in bottles before marketing.
Bodegas El Home
Bodegas The Home have a small winemaking facility in the town of Peñafiel in the province of Valladolid, in the historic center of the town and unable to be extended. In its history we find that was once a typical Spanish bodeguilla where bulk wine sold in cans, some bottled quality wine and typical products of the area as puff pastry or legumes. Currently they have in their facilities and technology necessary for the development and raising their star wine knowledge, that bring national fame.
After remaining closed for 25 years, in 2013 begin a new stage to continue the tradition of winemaking. Its objective is clear: to produce great quality wines intended for aging in barrels, in a slow and careful process, thus producing elegant and tasty wine for the palate. For all this, the wines of the winery The Home has managed to become a landmark in the area since the care with which are made can be seen in the final result.
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