Pérez Barquero Gran Barquero Amontillado Sherry
Montilla Moriles is located in the Corboda district, in the historic triangle of Granada - Seville - Corboda. The region is famous for its "sherry" wines, but they only work with the Pedro Ximenez grape. That makes these wines very characteristic and special! The region is very famous for its Amontillado wines. Amontillado = à la Montillado. This 18 year old Amontillado is the convincing proof of this.
The Gran Barquero Amontillado comes 100% from the Pedro Ximenez grape. The has aged at least between 25-30 years in oak barrels followed by the "Solera and Criadera" system. The Gran Barquero Amontillado has a beautiful amber color and has a subtle, elegant nose with nuts and almond and goes towards a Fino Sherry. On the palate the wine is silky smooth and warm with aromas of almond. The wine has a nice and long aftertaste fresh slightly salty aftertaste. The wine has received no less than 95 Parker points, which is unique for a wine / sherry from this price range. This is an absolute must for the sherry enthusiast
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