£10.30/ 0.75 L btl
With no barrel-ageing, this Valdehermoso Joven offers us the full fruit and fresh character of the Tinta Fina grape variety. It originates from the parcel of the same name, a vineyard planted in Roa (Burgos), an area that exhibits a huge amount of complexity in a Ribera del Duero. A genuine, harmonious red wine.
Drinking and storing
Great Friday Night Tipple
Very easy drinking with a good alcohol kick, the 2016 is not as full on fruity as the previous years vintage but still laden with flavor and great value. One of our favorite everyday wines that we particularly enjoy with pasta on a Friday night.
It's just okay
Without any oak it does lack character. You can do better even at this admittedly very low price. It would be just okay for an outdoor BBQ provided the people did not know what a decent red wine should taste like. Sorry not really for me.
Vino normal, correcto
Bastante bueno, no excepcional. Esperaba algo mas.
Bodegas y Viñedos Valderiz
Tomás Esteban comes from a vine-growing family firmly rooted in ages past. At present, the land under plantation at Bodegas y Viñedos Valderiz comprises the 60 hectares planted by Tomás Esteban and 10 more hectares which once belonged to his father. They are spread out among 35 or more parcels located on different soils and with various orientations around his home-town of Roa. The family has been a forerunner in the field of organic agriculture in the Ribera del Duero region,...