BODEGAS PALACIOS REMONDO LA VENDIMIA 2017
Bodegas Palacios Remondo La Vendimia means “the harvest” is a Rioja red wine. Representing the quality potential of a Spanish jóven wine that has been aged for less than six months in oak barrels. Made by famed Spanish winemaker, Alvaro Palacios. La Vendimia (meaning ‘the harvest’) is a blend of Spain’s two original star grape varieties: Tempranillo and Garnacha.
Brilliant red in the glass, showing flecks of ruby and gold when held to the light. La Vendimia displays notes of ripe red and yellow cherries both in the nose and on the palate. Juicy orchard fruit blend seamlessly with silky undertones of soft minerality. Culminating in a long, refreshing finish. Meant to drink now through the next three years, this enjoyable wine can also be served slightly chilled.
Young red wine from Rioja. Blend of Grenache & Tempranillo aged for 5 months in French oak barrels.
94 points – International Wine Cellar
“A fragrant, new-wave Rioja with ripe, red fruit and some floral notes. Excellent balance of bright fruit, polished tannins and mineral freshness on the long, energetic finish. A great lunch wine. Drink now or hold.” – James Suckling