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Termes

Numanthia, Termes 2015

R375

105 in stock

Notes

‘Over the past 20 years, Spain has become the most dynamic wine region in Europe,’ says Wine Spectator, referring to the emergence of modern icons like Numanthia that offer a combination of power and elegance never seen before. While vineyards in the Toro region have been tended since Roman times, Numanthia came to being in 1998, capturing the essence of vineyards up to 150 years old.

Numanthia and its baby brother Termes are opposite in style to traditional Rioja such as López de Heredia, for example. New oak, bold fruit and serious tannins are seamlessly knit with fresh acidity and fine purity; no doubt the result of brutally cold winters and hot summers.

Termes is the vibrant expression of Toro, a symbol of its youthful spirit. It stands out from what Toro wines used to be, for its vigour, freshness and vivacity. Powerful yet balanced, vibrant yet complex, it is perfect to drink young.

Tasting notes:
'Cropped from a warm and ripe year, the entry-level 2015 Termes was able to keep its poise and balance. It has balsamic aromas and flavors, with sweet fruit on the palate. It's 15% alcohol and matured in French barriques for 14 months.' – Luis Gutiérrez, Wine Advocate, 90/100

‘Over the past 20 years, Spain has become the most dynamic wine region in Europe,’ says Wine Spectator, referring to the emergence of modern icons like Numanthia that offer a combination of power and elegance never seen before. While vineyards in the Toro region have been tended since Roman times, Numanthia came to being in 1998, capturing the essence of vineyards up to 150 years old.

Numanthia and its baby brother Termes are opposite in style to traditional Rioja such as López de Heredia, for example. New oak, bold fruit and serious tannins are seamlessly knit with fresh acidity and fine purity; no doubt the result of brutally cold winters and hot summers.

Termes is the vibrant expression of Toro, a symbol of its youthful spirit. It stands out from what Toro wines used to be, for its vigour, freshness and vivacity. Powerful yet balanced, vibrant yet complex, it is perfect to drink young.

Tasting notes:
'Cropped from a warm and ripe year, the entry-level 2015 Termes was able to keep its poise and balance. It has balsamic aromas and flavors, with sweet fruit on the palate. It's 15% alcohol and matured in French barriques for 14 months.' – Luis Gutiérrez, Wine Advocate, 90/100

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WA 90

Country

ES

Region

Toro

Style

Red

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