Wine Bodegas Estefania, "Tilenus" Vendimia, 2015
Reviews of purchase Bodegas Estefania, "Tilenus" Vendimia, 2015
The wine shows an attractive red-garnet color with purple reflections.
The wine is characterized by fresh, soft, rounded flavor with fruit and berry nuances, velvety tannins and a long, flavorful finish.
The aromatic composition of the wine reveals notes of ripe cherry, wild raspberry and strawberry, and ends with sweet floral notes of wild cherry.
The wine goes well with grilled chicken, steak and spicy sausages, pizza, pasta and cheese.
Dry red wine "Tilenus" Vendimia made from Mencia grape variety, which is grown in the region Bierso (Bierzo), located between the mountains in a valley on the River Sil. Vineyards bring quality crop thanks to the fertile clay and limestone land, as well as the beneficial effects of the Atlantic Ocean. Hand harvesting takes place in September: the mature, healthy berry harvested from vines whose age has reached 20-40 years. The grapes are placed in stainless steel tanks, where it is fermented, then mash aged in French oak barrels. Before use, the wine recommended to decant.
The creators of "Tilenus" Vendimia sure it's delicious, young, juicy wine will cause positive emotions, give the pleasure of tasting and provide fond memories.
Vineyards Bodegas Estefania, surrounded on all sides by mountains, located in Bierso region. It is grown mainly in very old vines of the indigenous red variety Mencia, who, according to legend, appeared on the earth because of the pilgrims bound for Santiago de Compostela to venerate the relics of St. James. The harvest is collected exclusively by hand. Growers with special care and love caring for the vines. Centuries of experience, hard work, superior natural conditions, along with modern production technologies allow you to create unique high-quality wines here.
Bodegas Estefania was founded Frias family in 1999 in a small Dehesas province, the former dairy, whose building was subsequently renovated and redesigned. This company is a vivid example of a family project, which is less than a decade, he managed to establish itself as a leading winery in the region. The factory of the company, equipped with the latest technology, is able to efficiently and quickly process the crop from unique vineyards Bierso a total area of 62 hectares. Since its foundation, Bodegas Estefania successfully creates a modern monosortovye wine from grapes Mencia. This grape expresses as excellent varietal characteristics and singularity of the terroir where it grows. After long and painstaking search, the company has found and restored many old vines, including vines older than 100 years.
The main focus of Bodegas Estefania wines are sold under the brand name "Tilenus". The history of this name is very unusual - at work on one of the vineyards of ancient Roman coin with the image of an ancient god was found. Employees of the company was inspired by this discovery - so there was a line of elegant, velvety, well-balanced wine, with firm tannins and a fruity character.