LE19 Terremoto Tempranillo - Spain

LE19 Terremoto Tempranillo - Spain

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  • $129.99


The Wine

The Tempranillo grape's thick skin gives the wine a deep ruby colour and moderate tannins. Medium-bodied and savoury, Terremoto Tempranillo has flavours of cherry, dried fig and cedar, with hints of leather and spices. Whether you're celebrating a big occasion or just toasting the end of a work day, this wine is the perfect accompaniment. Pair with braised meats, chorizo sausage or roasted eggplant.

Dry | Medium Body | Medium Oak | 13.5%

The Region

Valencia, a sunny region located in the heart of Spain's east coast, is where one can find the Tempranillo grape. The Mediterranean climate of mild winters and very warm summers, combined with the gently sloping vineyards and permeable subsoils, creates the perfect growing conditions for this savoury grape.

Valencia is also home to the famous annual Las Fallas festival which welcomes the arrival of spring with fireworks, pyrotechnics, and giant colourful paper-maché figures. Every day during the festival at 2 pm, the city is filled with the sound of firecrackers, ultimately ending in the extraordinary finale called the Terremoto!

This 18-litre wine kit makes 23 litres of premium wine.