Palacio del Burgo Tinto is made from 85% Tempranillo, 10% Garnacha & 5% Mazuelo.
The Burgo Viejo vineyards measure 200 hectares – 494 acres – (90% tinto, 5% rosado, 5% blanco) and spread throughout the municipality of Alfaro, La Rioja, Spain at the foothills of Yerga Mountain, on the banks of the fertile Ebro Valley. This area offers a huge diversity of soils and microclimates where the grape varietals, Tempranillo, Mazuelo, Garnacha, Carignan, Graciano and Viura grow to become Burgo Viejo wines.
Most of the vines are 30 years old. Some Garnacha are over 90 years old and some young organic Graciano have been planted. The types of oak used are 90% American and 10% French.
Palacio Del Burgo, Rioja Spain 2018
Winery: Bodegas Burgo Viejo
Wine: Palacio del Burgo
Vint. Age: 2018
ABV: 13.50 %
Color: Deep cherry red color with violet tones
Nose: Intense fruity nose of blackberry and liquorish over sweet mocha aromas.
Palate: Vibrant with smooth tannins long-lasting, powerful and smooth.
Food pairing:Paella, cured meats, grilled or barbecued meat such as chicken, burgers, and ribs.