The elegance of the Verdejo variety and the subtle spicy aromas of the wood merge in this wine of extraordinary nuances. Fruit of the hand-made wine- making process, we will discover a new world of
exquisite aromas that respect and prioritize the raw material, the grape. Limited production.
50 years old single vineyard, with rocky soils characteristic of the area and located in the so-called Golden Triangle of the D.O. Rueda. The yield is low and a careful work is done in the field during the year, as well as the selection of the grapes at the time of the harvest, thus obtaining the highest quality.
We lower the temperature of the grape during the entrance to the cellar, thus preserving the primary aromas of the variety. Fermentation in French oak barrels, from different coopers, toasts and ages, obtaining in this way a unique blend. Aging with its fine lees, batonnage for 9 months. Clarification and stabilization by cold. Filtering prior to bottling and conservation in the reducing atmosphere of the bottle rounding and improving its qualities over time.
Greenish yellow with golden reflections. Intense on the nose, with elegant and deep aromas of ripe fruit with hints of sweet spices and fine notes of creamy oak that clearly denote aging in barrels. It maintains in an exciting way the aromas of the variety on the wood achieving a distinguished balance. Powerful and with volume in the mouth, we discover a wine with enormous complexity, very silky and persistent, that will not leave you indifferent.
It pairs in fine way with shell seafood, grilled fishes or sauce, rice, cured and blue cheeses, vegetables and all kind of mushrooms.
Type of wine: Oaked white wine for 9 months
Acidity: 5.6 g/l
Type of barrel : French Oak
Grape variety: 100% Verdejo
Residual sugars: 2.2 g/l
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To speak about Reina de Castilla is to speak about centuries of history and of entire generations dedicated to the viticulture in the villa of La Seca.
Small and big familiar vineyards of long tradition, have united their experience and wisdom in this new cooperative company inspired by the admirable entrepreneurship of the most innovative women of his time, as Urraca I, Beatriz de Portugal, Isabel la Católica or his daughter; Juana I de Castilla.
These seasoned queens surrendered to their noble causes, they promoted the Castilian expansion and the discovery of new worlds, changing the history of these lands and gaining the respect of everybody. Objectives all of them that the descendants from those medieval wineries try to follow in the Cooperative Reina de Castilla winery, by joining their forces to obtain great wines that cross borders, elaborated with the best inherited knowledge and with the impulse and the freshness that the new technologies contribute with.
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