• 2016

    Sparkling Tempranillo

    Produced with premium parcels of our Tinta Roriz* using the Methode Traditionnelle, this is our third release of this unusual sparkling. It is rich in flavour with generous cherry and bramble notes and soft, silky tannins. The first release sold out within 5 months so be quick to secure your bottle of this special wine.

    *Tinta Roriz is the Portuguese name, and Tempranillo is Spanish. They are the same variety, however, Tempranillo is the more widely known synonym. 

    Style Medium-bodied sparkling with silky tannins
    Alcohol 14.3%
    Cellaring 1-3 years
    Food Match Christmas turkey with cranberry sauce or fantastic as a pre-dinner drink.
    Size 750ml

    Deep red in colour with a lively bead. Aromas of savoury herbs and cherry cola follow onto a medium-bodied palate with and dark fruits and fine-grained tannins.

    Premium parcels of Tempranillo were specifically selected for soft tannins. The wine was barrel-aged in old oak prior to tirage, a traditional method used to make this sparkling wine.

    Price $35.00 $35.00   750ml Bottle