Wine "Don Aurelio" Barrica, Valdepenas DO
Reviews of purchase "Don Aurelio" Barrica, Valdepenas DO
The wine is dark ruby color.
A soft, balanced taste of wine has smooth tannins and an elegant, fruity and berry aftertaste.
In the rich, bright aroma of wine, the notes of strawberry, raspberry, red currant and blackberry, nuances of burnt caramel and coffee latte are perfectly combined.
The wine is well combined with cold and hot appetizers, pasta with sauce, pates, cheeses, various meat dishes, game, ragout.
"Don Aurelio" Barrica - wine for every day, which can become an ornament of everyday dishes. Soft, fruity with a delicate aroma, it perfectly complements various meat delicacies and any meat in different cooking options.
"Don Aurelio" is the most famous brand of the company Navarro Lopez. The winery is located in the famous Spanish region of Valdepenas and is surrounded by numerous vineyards. Thanks to the close neighborhood with the production, the grapes are immediately taken to the factory, where they immediately start making wine. Its turnover is about 14 million bottles.
The range "Don Aurelio" offers young varietal wines (Tempranillo, Tempranillo Rosado, Verdejo, Syra, Garnacha and Merlot) and aged (Barrika, Kriantsa, Reserve and Grand Reserve). Many of them were awarded at various prestigious national and international wine contests, such as "Mundus Vini" and "Vinalies Internationales".
The company Navarro Lopez was founded in 1904 as a modest family winery Don Juan Sanchez Megia. The original winery still preserved in the city Valdepenas. In 1988 the winery acquired Navarro Doroteo Donado, the current owner, whose main objective was to produce high-quality vintage wines selected grapes.
In 2001, the factory was moved from Valdepenas to its current location near the motorway Autovia del Sur, a unique place in the heart of the vineyard, thus highlighting a clear commitment Navarro Doroteo Donado to environmental factors. Since 2002, Navarro Lopez begins to produce wine "Tierra de Castilla". To further expand the company's wine series were acquired vineyards located in the areas of Rioja, Ribera del Duero and Rueda.
In 2010, the company acquired one of the cult wineries of Rioja - Bodegas Valoria.