wines with a great complexity of aromas and good structure.
- Exhibitor: AVELINO VEGAS
- Brand name: MONTESPINA VERDEJO
- Sector: DO Rueda
Avelino Vegas S.A. controls more than 400 hectares of vineyards, 90 of them old vines, almost centennial, mainly located in the area of Segovia, where it has placed its winery. In this area the vineyards are small, the mostly between 1 and 3 hectares and the cultivated variety is exclusively Verdejo. The age of the vines contribute to elaborate wines with a great complexity of aromas and good structure.
The Wine: Straw yellow colored with light greenish borders, clean and bright. Great expressiveness on the nose, intermingling the own aromas of the verdejo variety such just cut hay, fennel, with the typical aromas of the tropical fruits like pineapple, guava and mango. On the palate is explosive, fruity and creamy, with a very fruity, long and silky end.
Avelino Vegas is a family winery with tradition since 1950 that has already incorporated the third generation into its team. In 2008, he built a magnificent winery, in Santiuste de S.J. Bta (Segovia) within the D.O. Wheel, equipped with the most advanced technology to produce quality targets and controls 600 hectares of mostly old vineyards. In 1994, Avelino Vegas of the jump to the D.O. Ribera del Duero creating Bodegas Fuentespina. It has 3800 barrels of the best French and American oak and controls 500 Has of Tempranillo with an average age of 45 years.