2017 Bodegas Fontana ‘Mesta’ Tempranillo
|Producer||Fontana Bodegas y Viñedos|
|Region||Ucles, Central Spain|
Fontana Bodegas & Viñedos is a leading producer of Estate wines, owning over 600 hectares, and managing a further 400 hectares of sustainably farmed, high-altitude vineyards in Castile, Central Spain. It has been owned by the Cantarero Morales family for over 30 years. Uclés is a region within the Castilla-La Mancha autonomous community of Spain. Located north of La Mancha, south of Mondéjar and east of Vinos de Madrid. The wines offered range from expressive, organically grown varietals to terroir-driven, single-vineyard selections with real depth and complexity.
Jesús Cantarero, the current owner, has now brought together a highly experienced, eclectic, multi-national team of wine professionals, including Sam Harrop MW
|Wine||Spain’s top variety doesn’t disappoint producing a vibrant style full of sour cherry, dried herbs and peppery tannins. Easy drinking and smashable with friends.|
|Tasting Note||Sour cherry - Dried Mixed herbs - Black Pepper|