CÁMBRICO RUFETE villanueva 2016

SALAMANCA, SPAIN

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VARIETAL: 100% Rufete

VINEYARD: On terraces 750 meters above sea level with vines over 70-years old. Granitic soils. 

FARMING PRACTICES: Organically grown, dry farmed, planted in terraces. Hand harvested into 22lb boxes. 

WINEMAKING: Careful de-steaming and selection. Spontaneous fermentation with native yeasts. All movement of grapes, must and wine done by gravity. Single barrel. Aged 6 months in French oak. Unfined and unfiltered

TASTING NOTES: Ruby red in the glass with aromas of strawberries, balsamic and hints of mint and fresh floral. Flavors of mixed red berries and herbs with harmonious balanced tannins and a long finish.