€62.36/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Regina Vides 2016
Bottle size and vintage
Made using grapes sourced from 60 to 90 year-old vineyards.
Partial malolactic fermentation in barrel. Matured for 18 months in new French oak barrels.
- ViewPicota cherry red / Violet glints / Dense
- Bouquet:Toasty notes / Mineral notes / Roasted notes / Complex / Thyme / Higly aromatic / Coffee / Aromatic herbs / Caramel / Fine woods / Fruit aromas / Coal tar / Charcoal / Peat / Sandalwood
- Mouth:Powerful / Persistent / Flavoursome / Fruit-forward / Full / With body / Black fruit / Cocoa / Coffee / Aromatic herbs
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC
Really good wine
I prefer ther 2014 but I think regina vides offers excellent value. Wonderful complexity on the nose - black fruit, vanilla, smoke and decently length too. Worth giving it an hour or so to open up.
Today, Viña Sastre is one of the Ribera del Duero's benchmark wineries, known and appreciated both for the wines of its traditional line (Rosé, Roble and Crianza) and also for the wines belonging to its top-quality range: Pago Santa Cruz, Acos, Regina Vides and the legendary Pesus, of which only 1,800 bottles are made a year. This great little family-run winery started out in the mid-twentieth century when Severiano Sastre planted some vineyards which as time passed would ...