Compañía de Vinos del Atlántico Vara y Pulgar 2016Regular price $20.00
Variety: 100% Tintilla. Appearance: Clear. Bright purple in color. Nose: Clean. Medium (+) intensity. Blackberry, mineral & dark chocolate notes on a fragrant nose. Palate: Dry. Full-bodied. Flavors of dark berries & cracked pepper on the palate. Generous, but also delicate, this wine has great minerality, with notes of dark cocoa. Vinification: Vara y Pulgar (aka: Stick and Thumb) is a style of vine training specifically found in the Jerez area of Spain. Made from one of the rarest grape varietals in southern Spain, this is a must try wine. Organically farmed. Planted in Albariza, a chalky soil also found in Champagne, France. Aged 19 months in oak & concrete tank. Recommended Food Pairing: Puntillitas, battered & fried baby squid, or potatoes with plenty of paprika sprinkled on top.