Dominio de Atauta 2010 | Ribera del Duero
25 terroirs of the Atauta Valley located between the bottom of the valley to the páramo areas, between 940m to 1010m above sea level. Pre-phylloxera vineyards 120 to 160 years old. The soil compositions are varied, calcareous sands with pebbles, sandy loam or clayey, all of them on a bed of calcareous rock of different depths, from 0.7 to 2m. 100% Fine Red.
Elaboration by terroirs in wooden vats and concrete tanks, selecting the material according to the characteristics of the grapes of each terroir. 16 months in French oak barrels.
COLOR: Cereza, borde granate
AROMA: fruta madura, especiado, roble cremoso, tostado, complejo, chocolate, terroso
BOCA: potente, sabroso, tostado
The 2010 Dominio de Atauta shows increased freshness compared with the 2011 vintage. Here there is more verticality, very good acidity, a mixture of red and black berries and great length. This is a great, textbook Ribera del Duero, showing power and balance. Super! Drink now-2018.