Alvaro Palacios, Villa de Corullón 2015

Score

89
  • Grape Variety: 89% Mencía
  • Grape Variety: 9% white grapes
  • Grape Variety: 2% other red grapes

Manufacturer:

Alvaro Palacios

Alvaro Palacios, Villa de Corullón, Bierzo, Spain 2015

En primeur sample

The grapes for Alvaro Palacios Villa de Corullón 2015 come from vines between 50 and 100 years old, from six villages. Light, balanced freshness and crunchy, with an underlying stripe of minerality. Clean, chalky with good intensity.

Alc 14.5%

Indicative price £114 IB per 6 bottles.  20,100 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.