Alvaro Palacios, Las Lamas 2015

Score

91
  • Grape Variety: 85% Mencía
  • Grape Variety: 11% white grapes
  • Grape Variety: 4% other red grapes

Manufacturer:

Alvaro Palacios

Alvaro Palacios, Las Lamas, Bierzo, Spain 2015

En primeur sample

85% Mencía, 11% white grapes (varieties may include Palomino, Pan y carne, Godello, Valenciano), 4% other red grapes, from parcels between 50 and 120 years old
Alvaro Palacios Las Lamas 2015 is a brilliant purple colour with blue tinges. Ringingly clean and pure, with damson fruit. The palate is refined, and structured, with a fine grip and a very long finish.

Alc 14%

Indicative price £127  IB per 3 bottles.  3,800 bottles made. Contact FMV Wines

Taster Sarah Jane Evans MW

This wine was a barrel sample tasted at Alvaro Palacios en primeur in London on 17th March 2016.

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