12 Linajes Finca los Arenales, from Viñedos y Bodegas Gormaz has obtained a great score in the blind tasting of the prestigious sommelier Ferran Centelles for the Master of Wine.
This limited edition vegan wine from pre-phylloxeric vineyards,which has an exclusive edition of 1,738 bottles, has been one of the wines mentioned and punctuated in an article that focuses on estate wines in the Ribera del Duero. In addition, the report highlights the importance of soils and the great potential that can be seen in the Ribera del Duero Soriana.
About 12 Linajes Finca los Arenales
12 Linajes Finca los Arenales 12 Linajes Finca Los Arenales reveals on its name the sandy condition of the soils of the three plots where the vine grows. Soils composed predominantly of fine textured sands (particles of less than 2mm), loose and well drained, which put up with the drought and proves to be perfect to develop a viticulture guided to elaborate wines with a magnificent quality.
Its meticulous production has the signature of the winemaker, María José García, who has created unique and limited wines, faithful to centenary vines and artisan productions that only the greatest wines can have. This 100% Tempranillo wine comes from small vineyards located in three areas of the Ribera del Duero Soriana (Ines, Atauta and Miño de San Esteban), set out in 11 plots that have
as a result 1.74 hectares. The pre-phylloxera vines are planted goblet trained with yields over 2.500 kg/ha. Wine with very limited and exclusive production, made with rigorous artisan methods.
12 Linajes Finca Los Arenales amass the wealth of a unique environment that, thanks to its ecosystem and age of the vineyard, is one of the most valuable heritage in Ribera del Duero.
The design of the label, with clear and precise lines, includes the three graphic elements recovered from the 12 Linajes shield, the emblematic brand of the winery