Sombra Botella Tudejem Vino de la Tierra de Castilla


Historic moments sealed with wine

I. VARIETALS: 100% Cencibel (Tempranillo).

II. ALCOHOL: 14% Vol.

III. AGING: 10 months in American oak barrels.

IV. ELABORATION: The grapes proceed from the vineyards located in “Casas de Haro” Cuenca, in the environment of “Ribera del Jucar, with a unique microclimate.
The elevation is 740 meters with gentle slopes varying textures of the soils of sandy loam to, appreciating surface a layer a of pebbles, with the presence of signifi fi cant mass of pines and oaks. The vineyards have an average age of around 60/70 years.
The harvest is done manually between the last week of September and the first two weeks of October. The fermentation was done in stainless steel tanks using autochthonous yeast from the same vineyards, controlling temperature at 30ºC.
Once finished the fermentation, the must macerated for another 10 days more. The wine was transferred to fine American oak barrels where it aged for 10 months.
During the aging period the wine was racked two times. After a mild filtering, the wine was bottled and remained for a further 6 months in our bottle cellar before it was released on the market.

V. TASTING: Cherry color well covered. Intense aroma of black fruit and oak, good ensemble. Tasty, round tannins and depth of ripe fruit, spicy and with great structure.

VI. FOOD MATCH: Ideal to accompany stews, red roasted meat and aged cheese.

Awards and Ratings Banderola
Tudejem 2009 - "Premium Select Wine Challenge", ProWein 2012, January of 2012 - *** Estrellas Plata
Tudejem 2009 - Concurso III Challenge en Hong Kong, October of 2011 - Plata

Familia Escudero

Familia Escudero

Bodegas Escudero & Vinsacro
Ctra. de Arnedo s/n.
26587, Grávalos (La Rioja) Spain
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