Bodegas Ordóñez S.L. ~ Ribera del Duero

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2014 Vintage

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2014 Vintage

90pts

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2014 Vintage

91pts

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Denominacion de Origen

D.O. Ribera del Duero

Location

Pedrosa de Duero, in the province of Burgos, located on the northern bank of the Duero river.

Varietal

100% Tinto Fino

Vineyards

La Nava

Year(s) Planted

1960

Viticulture

Traditional dry farmed viticulture. Organic Gobelet trained vines. Cultivated completely by hand, with minimal human intervention.

Soils

Chalky clay soils with a thin layer of sand on the surface.

Climate

Extreme continental climate characterized by drastic temperature swings between day and night.

Winemaking

Harvested in small boxes. Primary fermentation takes place in open top stainless steel fermenters with wild yeast. The wine is transferred to French oak Burgundy and Bordeaux barrels for malolactic fermentation and ageing.

Ageing

22 months sur lie in French oak Burgundy and Bordeaux barrels.

Comments

Pedrosa de Duero is considered to have some of the most sought-after terroir in D.O. Ribera del Duero. The vineyards are planted traditionally in extreme conditions. A small corner of the vineyard is planted with a large variety of different red varieties.