Characteristics Valdespino Moscatel Viejísimo Toneles
Valdespino Moscatel Viejísimo Toneles is a Muscatel wine produced by Bodegas Valdespino in the D.O. Jeréz-Xérès-Sherry following the traditional method of criaderas and soleras.
Bodegas Valdespino has a very remote origin. The first member of the family devoted to wine-growing was a contemporary of King Alfonso X the Wise, in the 13th century. At present, Valdespino belongs to Grupo Estévez Valdespino and is a benchmark in the ageing of Jerez wines, known for their traditional methods in the processes for producing their wines.
Valdespino Moscatel Viejísimo Toneles is made using the traditional Jerez method of soleras and criaderas. It is a wine of unknown age, though it is believed that it may be around 75-100 years old.
Valdespino Moscatel Viejísimo Toneles is a very complex, intense and harmonious wine. It is wine made using an ancestral system and a very long ageing that have given it unique characteristics, and have made it worthy of being awarded with 100 Parker points.
Valdespino Moscatel Viejísimo Toneles is a wine of great complexity, intensity and persistence. Walnut, coffee, very fine liquor, spices, chocolate and many more notes can be appreciated. On the palate it is powerful, with a lot of body. It has really exceptional flavours, among which citrus tones, orange, grapefruit and tangerine stand out. It is sweet but at the same time very fresh due to its remarkable acidity. It is a very balanced and very lingering, almost infinite wine. A unique wine.