Price:  £14.95 | Case Rate: £14.17
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Miguel Torres - Celeste Crianza 2016

Information

  • Country: Spain
  • Wine Region: Ribera del Duero
  • Wine Maker: Miguel Torres
  • Grape: Tempranillo
  • Grape Percentage: 100% Tempranillo ( Tinto Fino)
  • Alcohol Percentage: 14%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
Food Matching

Food Matching

Given its smooth tannin and fruit characteristics, the wine pairs beautifully with all kinds of red meat, chorizo, and aged cheeses.

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Wine tasting notes

Celeste is an opulent wine brimming with fruit, body and colour: as unique as the night sky in the Ribera del Duero. Intense blackberry colour. Spicy and intense nose, with liquorice and black pepper hints on a base of well ripened fruits (blackberry and cherry). On the palate, very fruity at first with ripened tannins, also persistent and full bodied.

Winery Information

Miguel Torres

Founded in 1870, Familia Torres is widely regarded as one of the world’s most innovative wineries. They are also one of Spain’s leading producers of premium quality wines – a position which was recognised when they were presented with ‘The World’s Most Admired Wine Brand’ award. Miguel A. Torres is widely regarded as one of Europe’s leading wine visionaries. After studying oenology and viticulture in Dijon and Montpellier he was responsible for pioneering a number of significant.. read more

Vinification Notes

Number of days of skin contact: 15-20 days Type of fermentation: In stainless steel tanks, under controlled temperature. Malolactic fermentation, predominantly in new barrels, then aged on the lees for 2 months. Number of days of fermentation: 1 week approximatelly Fermentation temperature: 25-30°C Ageing: During 12 months in French and American oak (20% new barrel)