Sherry Bodegas Dios Baco, "Baco De Elite" Amontillado, Jerez DO
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Reviews of purchase Bodegas Dios Baco, "Baco De Elite" Amontillado, Jerez DO
Sherry color - amber.
Taste rich sherry, complex, with notes of roasted hazelnuts, brown sugar, maple syrup, candied orange peel, toffee and honey, with a creamy texture and sweet nutty aftertaste.
The aroma of wine rich in it harmoniously combines notes of roasted hazelnut, almond, walnut, maple syrup, brown sugar and toffee, which are complemented by delicate nuances of wild flowers and honey.
Liqueur wine goes well with Thai cuisine, broth and mature cheeses. It can also act as a wonderful aperitif.
"Baco De Elite" Amontillado, Jerez DO - a new version of the classic sherry, the blend is added to a small percentage of the variety Pedro Ximenez. This increases the grape sugar in a beverage from 3 to 60 g / l, whereby sherry flavor and aroma nuances disclosed nuts, butterscotch and honey. Jerez is aged 18 years in oak barrels, acquiring a rich, creamy taste.
The company Bodegas Dios Baco was founded in 1848, and at that time it was part of a complex that includes 12 different small wineries. It got its name in honor of the Roman god of wine, Bacchus. In 1992, Don Jose Paez Morrill bought the winery with 40 hectares of vineyards.
Today it is a small family company focused on the issue of its own line of sherries. Don Jose Paez and his daughter, Alexandra, create a special, traditional sherries, such as Manzanillo, Amontillado, Oloroso, Cream, Pedro Jimenez. Common ownership of families now account for about 100 hectares, and they occupy a special teritory between three cities: Jerez de la Frontera, Sanlucar de Barrameda and El Puerto de Santa Maria. It is in this area the nature created the best conditions for growing grapes Palomino Fino and Pedro Ximenez. Thus, the combination of the special soil "albariza" (composed of white sand), winds from Africa and close to the Atlantic location, allowing the grapes to get the necessary amount of sunlight, moisture and heat.