2017 Bodegas Fontana ‘Mesta’ Tempranillo

ProducerFontana Bodegas y Viñedos
RegionUcles, Central Spain
StatusCertified Organic
About

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.

Winemaker

Jesús Cantarero, the current owner, has now brought together a highly experienced, eclectic, multi-national team of wine professionals, including Sam Harrop MW

Website http://mesta.wine
WineSpain’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 NoteSour cherry - Dried Mixed herbs - Black Pepper
DrinkWeekend