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O. Fournier Tinta del País 2005 (6 x 750mL), Ribera del Duero, Spain.

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Condition: Cellared

Buyers premium: 17.50%

Lot Number: 0001-2475976

Part of Sale: Salud! Spectacular Spanish Wines

GST: Inclusive

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049

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RRP $264.99
$52.34
per bottle
$314
per case

Quantity Available: 1

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Closed: 23/09/2019 8.00 PM AEST

Overview

O. Fournier Tinta del País 2005 (6 x 750mL), Ribera del Duero, Spain.

93 Pts. Wine Spectator

93 Pts. Stephen Tanzer

Grape Variety: 100% Tinta del País (Tempranillo)

Tasting Notes: Intense, brilliant colour with a ruby highlights. Intense and complex aromas of mature black fruits, balsamic, chocolate and roasted spices. In the mouth it is full-bodied, with huge structure, fruity flavours and mature tannins; it is silky, elegant and persistent. Presents mineral notes, toasted spices and a long finish.

Vineyard: O. Fournier’s own vineyards: Ribera del Duero, Spain

Age of the Vineyard: 40-60 years old

Time of Harvest: 1st-12th October

Altitude: 800-850 metres above sea level

Harvest Method: Hand picked into 18 kg boxes

Winemaking: The grapes are sorted on tables for bunches. The fermentation occurs in stainless steel and cement vats with a cold maceration period of 7 days at 6°-8°C and maceration for 30-40 days. The wine is aged for 20 months in new oak French barrels.

Winemaker: José Spisso

Alcohol: 14.8% vol.

Volume: 750 ml

Residual sugars: >2.0 gr/litre

Standard Drinks: 8.8

Peak drinking: 2010-2030

Best Served: 16°-18°C

Ageing: 20 months in new oak French barrels (260513-40)

State:
Imported
Country:
Spain

Expert Reviews

93 Pts. Wine Spectator

93 Pts. Stephen Tanzer

Vintage
2005
Grape Style
Other Red Blends

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P.L - Caringbah NSW23/09/2019 5.18.29 PM AESTAU $314 11
R.A - Elsternwick VIC23/09/2019 4.57.15 PM AESTAU $309 10
i.d - Altona VIC23/09/2019 7.06.18 AM AESTAU $304 10
J.C - Caloundra QLD22/09/2019 6.27.36 PM AESTAU $289 10
G.H - Pyrmont NSW22/09/2019 7.33.11 PM AESTAU $244 10
K.M - hamilton QLD22/09/2019 7.41.45 AM AESTAU $214 10
R.A - Drummoyne NSW20/09/2019 9.55.10 PM AESTAU $204 10
N.B - Bankstown NSW20/09/2019 10.04.40 AM AESTAU $194 10
P.J - Carlton north VIC19/09/2019 11.47.34 AM AESTAU $184 10
J.W - Bankstown NSW16/09/2019 11.32.20 PM AESTAU $89 10
H.P - CANLEY HEIGHTS NSW18/09/2019 10.41.33 PM AESTAU $84 10
K.E - NORTHBRIDGE WA18/09/2019 4.35.59 PM AESTAU $74 10
V.M - Dunsborough WA17/09/2019 6.24.36 PM AESTAU $64 10
C.K - Rocklea QLD17/09/2019 12.44.25 PM AESTAU $54 10
T.P - Stafford Heights QLD17/09/2019 11.07.31 AM AESTAU $44 10
T.N - Pymble NSW17/09/2019 8.00.20 AM AESTAU $14 10
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